German diplomats survive gun attack in Saudi Arabia: SPA

Reuters News
Posted: Jan 13, 2014 2:53 PM

DUBAI (Reuters) - Two German diplomats survived an attack while on a visit to eastern Saudi Arabia on Monday, Saudi state news agency SPA reported, but their vehicle was burned.

The agency quoted a police spokesman as saying that authorities were investigating the attack in the town of Awamiya.

(Reporting by Reem Shamseddine, writing by Sami Aboudi; Editing by Mike Collett-White)