US expels 21 Saudi military cadets after gun attack

first_imgTwenty-one members of the Saudi military were expelled from the United States after a cadet carried out a mass shooting at the Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida last month. EPA WASHINGTON –Twenty-one members of the Saudi military were expelled from the United States(US) after a cadet carried out a mass shooting at the Naval Air StationPensacola in Florida last month.    The servicemenwere not accused of aiding the 21-year old Saudi Air Force lieutenant but USAttorney General William Barr said the cadets were found to have jihadistmaterial and indecent images of children in their possession. Barr added the21 cadets were disenrolled and returned home on Monday. Three sailorswere killed and eight wounded in the Dec. 6 attack, authorities said. Thegunman was killed by the police in the incident.(BBC)last_img