Saudi embassy in Iraq movement of its staff to the hotel, "the heavily fortified" Sunday, May 01 2016
Saudi ambassador Thamer Sabhan
The Saudi ambassador in Iraq, Thamir Sabhan, Sunday, for the transfer of the embassy staff to a hotel, "the heavily fortified", as he emphasized that sustained them from the Saudi capital Riyadh.

Sabhan said in remarks reported by the Saudi Al-Watan newspaper, said that "the embassy staff okay, they were not subjected to any abuse during the storming of thousands of demonstrators, yesterday, the Green Zone in Baghdad."
"The embassy staff currently exist within the hotel, having been locked security men, to preserve the lives of the demonstrators."

The Saudi ambassador, who currently resides in Riyadh, according to the newspaper, that "in touch with the embassy staff, to check on them, as well as to follow the evolution of the situation in Baghdad."