August 9, 2002


Russia criticizes Saudis as soft on terror (WORLD TRIBUNE.COM, August 8, 2002)
Russia has renewed its criticism of what it terms Saudi Arabia's support for Islamic insurgency groups.

Russian officials said despite numerous appeals the Saudi kingdom continues to provide money and religious guidance to Chechen insurgency groups. They said Riyad has harbored Chechen fugitives and helped finance their training in the war for independence against Moscow, Middle East Newsline

Posted by Orrin Judd at August 9, 2002 7:52 AM
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