Tunisia, strongly, Condemns Houthis' Targeting of Riyadh with Ballistic Missile

Wednesday 1439/4/2 - 2017/12/20
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Tunis, Rabi'II 2, 1439, Dec 20, 2017, SPA -- Tunisia expressed strong condemnation of the Iranian-backed Al-Houthi militia launching of a ballistic missile targeting, the Saudi capital Riyadh, the second attempt on it, in less than six weeks.
"Tunisia expresses satisfaction with the result of the attempt, as no civilian casualties were reported, due to success of the Saudi air defense, in intercepting the missile and eventually destroying it, reiterates solidarity with Saudi Arabia and voicing concern over the security of the Kingdom and the Gulf region and stability, in general, statement issued by the Tunisian Foreign Ministry here today, stated
Tunisia stressed that such a serious attack would hinder efforts to reach a political solution to the Yemeni crisis, preserving the unity of the country and put an end to the suffering of its people from the practices of the pro-coup militia and contribute to security, peace and stability, in the region, the statement concluded.
-- SPA
17:12 LOCAL TIME 14:12 GMT