The explosion occurred at a ceremony with the participation of diplomats in Saudi Arabia

In Saudi Arabia, an explosion occurred in a cemetery at a ceremony marking the anniversary of the end of the First World War with the participation of foreign consuls.

The incident took place in the city of Jeddah. The attacker reportedly detonated a grenade in a non-Muslim cemetery. It is known that at least two people were slightly injured, including a Greek diplomat. The authorities called the incident a “cowardly attack” and are considering the version of the terrorist attack as a priority, now an investigation is underway.

On October 29, it was reported that Saudi police detained a man in Jeddah who tried to attack the French consulate, wounding a guard. He was stabbed, after which he was hospitalized.

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