Riyadh — Saudi Arabia has strongly condemned and denounced the terrorist Houthi militia’s attack on the Al-Anad military base in the Yemeni province of Lahj, which led to killing and injuring dozens.
In its statement, the Saudi Foreign Ministry has asserted the Kingdom’s stance and its full solidarity with Yemen. Furthermore, the statement renewed the Kingdom’s position and called for an end to the continued flow of weapons to the terrorist Houthi militia. Thereby, such efforts will effectively help prevent the export of terrorism to Yemen and ensure that there are no violations of United Nations resolutions.
The statement reiterated Saudi Arabia’s firm position in supporting the Yemeni people and their legitimate government in reaching a comprehensive political solution to the Yemeni crisis.
The ministry expressed its sincere condolences and sympathy to the victims’ families and the government of Yemeni and its people. At the same time, the ministerial statement also wished speedy recovery for the injured.
Earlier, scores of Yemeni Army troops were killed. Many others were injured in a ballistic missile attack by Houthi militias on a military base in Lahij province south of Yemen.