Attacks on Saudi missions condemned

KATHMANDU: The government has condemned the attacks on diplomatic missions of Saudi Arabia in Iran.

In a statement, Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Nepal believes that all disputes between and among the States should be resolved through peaceful means in line with the Charter of the United Nations and the principles of International Law.

A group of irate protesters had attacked Saudi Embassy in Tehran and its consulate in Mashhad after Saudi Arabia executed a Shiite cleric on Saturday.

Following the attack, Saudi Arabia has severed ties with Iran.