Italy covered the nude statues in Rome’s Capitoline Museum out of respect for Iranian President Hassan Rouhini today.
— Alessandro Speciale (@aspeciale) January 26, 2016
Here is a photo of the nude statues before Rouhani’s visit.
Hat Tip Banafsheh Zand
Nude statues at Rome’s Capitoline Museum are covered up in an effort to spare visiting Iranian president Hassan Rouhani any embarrassment during his meeting with the Italian prime minister, Matteo Renzi, on Monday.
— Kevin Dolak (@kdolak) January 26, 2016
— Intercontinental (@CQEnergy) January 26, 2016