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US condemns Houthi missile attack on Riyadh
01 : 51 PM - 12/04/2018
Washington. DC, Apr. 12 (BNA): The United States has strongly condemned yesterday's Houthi missile attack on Riyadh, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.
US Department of State Spokesperson Heather Nauert said in a press statement, "We support the right of our Saudi partners to defend their borders against these threats, which are fueled by the Iranian regime’s dangerous proliferation of weapons and destabilizing activities in the region"

Nauert added, "The Houthis’ continued attacks on Saudi population centre calls into question their commitment to helping shape a peaceful, prosperous, and secure future for Yemen. We continue to call on all parties to return to United Nations facilitated political negotiations and move toward ending the war in Yemen."

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BNA 1042 GMT 2018/04/12


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