Yemeni VP Appreciates Arab Coalition Support, Asserts Iranian-backed Militias Pose Threat to International Peace

السبت 1439/2/22 هـ الموافق 2017/11/11 م واس
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Aden, Safar 22, 1439, Nov 11, 2017, SPA -- Yemeni Vice President Ali Mohsen Saleh expressed appreciation of the Arab coalition countries for supporting the legitimacy of the Yemeni legitimate government, notably the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the countries that supported the will of all Yemenis.
He was addressing an expanded military meeting of heads of bodies and directors of the Ministry of Defense of Yemen, he reaffirmed that his country is at an extraordinary stage in every sense of the word, and that the Houthi coup against the state, legitimacy and the overtake of power is what caused the suffering and destruction of all the people of Yemen.
The coup and the Houthi militias supported by Iran are real danger to the region as they keep posing threat to international peace and security, jeopardizing international navigation and carry out repeated attacks on civilians, in Yemen and the brothers in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, he said, adding that the latest was the bombing of Taiz and the launching of a ballistic missile targeting Riyadh.
-- SPA
02:46 LOCAL TIME 23:46 GMT