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Protesters set fire to Saudi embassy in Iran

Sunday, January 03, 2016 - 00:47

Iranian protesters set fire to the Saudi Embassy in Tehran, as Shi'ite Muslim Iran react with fury to Saudi Arabia's execution of a prominent Shi'ite cleric. Rough Cut-Subtitled (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT - SUBTITLED (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Iranian protesters stormed the Saudi Embassy in Tehran Sunday for Saudi Arabia's execution of a prominent Shi'ite cleric. Demonstrators broke into the building, smashed furniture and started fires before being ejected by police. Iran's foreign ministry called for calm and urged protesters to respect the diplomatic premises. A prosecutor said 40 people were arrested, state media said.

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Protesters set fire to Saudi embassy in Iran

Sunday, January 03, 2016 - 00:47