So this happened yesterday in Adelaide at a World Cup qualifier between Saudi Arabia and the Australian team. Why wouldn’t they recognize the victims of the London Attack, especially since two of the victims were Australian?!
— Sarah Abdallah (@sahouraxo) June 8, 2017
“Why wouldn’t they” except for the reason that must not be named:
Islamic sheikh on Saudi minute's silence snub: 'In their eyes the attackers are martyrs' https://t.co/tkqckNF1hv
— Daily Mail Online (@MailOnline) June 8, 2017
So, are we still buying whatever bull Saudi Arabia is saying about Qatar and terrorism? Video here:
Yesterday Saudi Arabia cut ties with Qatar because "they support terrorism".
Today their national team does this:https://t.co/oyHulb0NAz
— Artur Petrosyan (@arturpetrosyan) June 8, 2017
The Saudi team has since apologized, for whatever it’s worth (which isn’t much):
"We meant no disrespect" Saudi Arabia Football Federation issues apology for minute's silence snub https://t.co/GJxi1HSxYT
— Herald Sun Sport (@heraldsunsport) June 8, 2017