The summit follows the Saudi crown prince’s statement in favor of the country returning to “moderate Islam,” which came amid a number of steps aimed at expanding women’s rights.
Saudi Arabia has gathered defense ministers and senior officials from 40 Muslim states at the first meeting of the Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition, in a move described as a “clear signal” to extremism by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, who vowed to “pursue terrorists until they are wiped from the face of the earth.”

via Saudi Crown Prince Vows to ‘Wipe Terrorists Out From the Face of Earth’ – Sputnik International

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