Iran announces 100 arrests over attack on Saudi embassy

January 24, 2016 1:30 PM

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TEHRAN, Iran – A spokesman for Iran's judiciary says that around 100 suspects were arrested, with some later released, following an attack on Saudi Arabia's embassy in Tehran.

Iran's state TV Sunday quoted spokesman Gholam Hossein Mohseni Ejehi announcing the arrests, which he said took place after the January attacks. He did not give further details.

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