UAE condemns Houthi militia's kidnapping of tugboat (Rabigh 3)

Wednesday 1441/3/23 - 2019/11/20
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Abu Dhabi, November 20, 2019, SPA -- The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has condemned the kidnapping by the Iranian-backed Houthi militia of the Rabigh 3 tugboat.
The United Arab Emirates condemns these irresponsible acts, which pose a real threat to international freedom of navigation and trade, and set a dangerous precedent affecting the security of the Bab al-Mandab Strait and the southern Red Sea, the UAE Foreign Ministry said in a statement quoted by the UAE news agency.
01:18 LOCAL TIME 22:18 GMT