Swimming pool in Saudi Arabian de-radicalisation complex
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Saudi Arabia's 'creative' approach to de-radicalisation

Saudi Arabia has been signalling its determination to help in the fight against the so-called Islamic State group (IS) in Syria, with the suggestion it would be willing to send in ground troops.

A significant number of IS fighters come from the kingdom, and the authorities there have adopted a novel approach to de-radicalising extremists, as Orla Guerin reports.

  • 15 Feb 2016
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