Khamenei condemns Saudi embassy attack

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's come after the Saudi embassy in Tehran was attacked after the execution of Shiite preacher Nimr al-Nimr earlier in January (File Photo: AP)

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Wednesday condemned the attack on the Saudi embassy in Tehran this month, saying it was “really bad.”

In remarks published on his website, he also thanked Revolutionary Guards for detaining a group of U.S. sailors in the Gulf last week, adding they had done the right thing.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:46 - GMT 06:46