11 Former Guantanamo Detainees On Saudi Terrorist List

03/07/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- Eleven Saudis who were released from Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, and then passed through a Saudi rehabilitation program for former jihadists are now believed to have fled the country and joined terrorist groups abroad, Saudi officials said Tuesday.

The 11 former detainees include two who were already identified last month as members of a Yemeni terrorist group. Their names were on a list of 85 wanted terrorism suspects made public Tuesday by the Saudi Interior Ministry.

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