The bomber struck shortly after noon in front of a non-Muslim cemetery in the Saudi port city of Jeddah, marking the end of World War I.
The country’s media reported that several people were injured in the attack on Wednesday morning. Diplomats from different countries of the European Union were present at the event.
A bomb blast near a non-Muslim cemetery in the Saudi city of Jeddah has injured at least four people, Qatar-based media say.
The French Foreign Ministry says a bomb blast near the end of World War I in Jeddah in the presence of European diplomats.
A statement from the French ministry said a non-Muslim cemetery in Jeddah commemorates the end of World War I every year. Consulates from around the world, including France, took part in the event.
The IED (Improvised Explosive Device) was attacked at the commemoration ceremony on Wednesday morning; So that several were injured. France strongly condemns this cowardly and unreasonable attack.
A Greek consulate official, speaking on condition of anonymity, confirmed the bombing. The official said an explosion had taken place at a non-Muslim cemetery in Jeddah. Four people were slightly injured in the blast; One of them is a Greek citizen. However, he did not give any details about the blast.