Three members of a terror cell have been arrested and a huge arsenal of weapons, ammunition and explosives has been seized, the Interior Ministry said in a statement on Thursday. Security forces found 56 RPG shells and an amount of ammunition in a farm in Al-Abdli, owned by the first terrorist identified as H. A, a Kuwaiti born in 1968, the statement added.
Three fire arms and another amount of ammunition were found at the house of the second suspect, A. H, born in 1981. Three bags of weapons, ammunition and various explosive materials were seized from the house of the third, born in 1980. According to the ministry, the three confessed that they had joined a terrorist organization and led the security forces to where the weapons and the explosives were hidden.
In the farm and the three houses, the forces seized 19,000 kg of ammunition of, 144 kg of TNT, PE4 and other explosive materials, three RPGs, 204 grenades and electric detonators. The three terrorists have been referred to the concerned authorities for more interrogation.