Saudi Arabia condemns anti-Islam film, violent reaction against US

September 13, 2012

Saudi Arabia today condemned the violent reactions in a number of countries against U.S. interests and the film that is offensive to the Prophet Mohammed.

“The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia expressed condolences and sympathy to the United States of America over the victims of the violent acts in Libya, which targeted the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi,” an official source said in a statement.  “The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia also deplored a film that is offensive to Prophet Mohammed (peace be upon him) produced by an irresponsible group in the United States of America, confirming the Kingdom's rejection of all acts that harm religions and their symbols,” the official source added.