Emirates (WAM) 02/10/2022 23:53
The UAE considers the targeting of Abha airport a cowardly terrorist act
The UAE has expressed its strong condemnation and denunciation of the terrorist Houthi militia’s attempt to target an airport Abha The international airport in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia through a drone, which was intercepted by the coalition forces.
In a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, the UAE considered that the attempt to target Abha Airport and the resulting injury of a number of civilians is a cowardly terrorist act and a war crime that requires a deterrent response to all that threatens the security, safety and life of civilians.
It calls on the community to support the measures and measures taken by the Arab coalition, led by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, to stop the Houthis targeting civilian objects, and to deter their threats to countries in the region.
The ministry renewed the UAE’s full solidarity with the Kingdom over these terrorist attacks, standing in line with it against every threat to its security, and supporting all measures it takes to preserve its security and the safety of its citizens and residents, after targeting Abha International Airport this evening.
The statement stressed that the security of the United Arab Emirates and the security of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia are indivisible, and that any threat or danger facing the Kingdom is considered by the state as a threat to it.