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DUBAI (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia has arrested 93 people suspected of belonging to the Islamic State militant group, including two people who planned a failed suicide car against the U.S. embassy in Riyadh, the interior ministry said on Tuesday.

“Activities are ongoing against the deviant group which seeks to undermine the security of this country…They are ceaselessly seeking to achieve this through their criminal plans,” the statement said.

A cell involving two Syrians and a Saudi planned a suicide car bombing against the U.S. embassy in Riyadh but the plot was detected in March. One of the two Syrian suspects and the Saudi suspect were among the 93 arrested, the ministry said.