gccmap8Shaul Shay
(Senior research fellow at the International Institute for Counterterrorism (ICT) at the Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya and former deputy head of Israel’s National Security Council)

Copyright: Research Institute for European and American Studies (www.rieas.gr) Publication date: 10 October 2020

Note: The article reflects the opinion of the author and not necessarily the views of the Research Institute for European and American Studies (RIEAS)

The security services of Saudi Arabia and Bahrain announced in September 2020, that they have thwarted terrorist plots and arrested terrorists in both countries that received support and funding from Iran. The Iranian backed Houthi rebels also conducted in September 2020, a spate of cross-border missile and drone attacks targeting Saudi military and civilian targets... Read more