A watchman has been stabbed ahead of the French embassy in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia . The incident happened on Thursday (October 29), French media France 24 reported. Saudi authorities detained the attacker shortly after the incident.
Meanwhile, Saudi state media and therefore the French embassy reported that a watchman was injured during a knife attack by a Saudi national ahead of the French consulate in Jeddah on Thursday. The injured watchman was immediately admitted to an area hospital. His condition is now crisis-free. However, they didn’t say which country the safety guard was a citizen of.
Meanwhile, the French embassy in Riyadh strongly condemned the attack and involved the security of French nationals in Saudi Arabia . Neither the Saudi authorities nor the French embassy have commented on the explanation for the attack.