04:43 GMT02 December 2020
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    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - A shooting incident was reported in the building of the Saudi embassy in the Hague on Thursday morning; no one was injured, the Dutch police said, noting that they have launched a probe.

    "At around 6 a.m. [5:00 GMT], we received a report of a shooting in a building on Koninginnegracht in the Hague. No one was injured. We are investigating [the incident]," the Hague police tweeted.

    According to Dutch media, shots were fired at the Saudi embassy.

    ​Media reports say that police officers found several bullet casings outside the building with social media users posting images of bullet holes in windows.

    ​​The motive for the shooting remains unclear.

    Saudi Arabia, shooting, police, embassy, The Hague, Netherlands
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