Al-Faisal said, in statements he made to the program “The Middle Line”, broadcast on the channel “mbc”, ” In 1973, the Kingdom’s embassy was celebrating Sudan With National day In the presence of a number of diplomats, before Palestinian organizations stormed the embassy and detained some of those present. “
He added that “those organizations had some demands from them to obtain funds, in addition to publishing a statement on behalf of the Kingdom to support these groups.”
Turki Al-Faisal, who narrated the events of the storming of the Saudi embassy in Paris, said: In the same year, a group of the Palestinian Abu Nidal group stormed the Kingdom’s embassy in Paris, and took a group of hostages to demand the release of Muhammad Dawoud, the detainee in Jordan.
He explained that “Saudi Arabia received from several parties information about the incident, as there were several Palestinian organizations with different agendas, and among them was Abu Nidal, who defected from the Fatah organization and used these means to highlight his capabilities and confirm the ambition that he had.”