ARCO Secretary General Condemns Targeting School in Asir, Saudi Arabia, with Bomb-Laden UAV

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Riyadh, June 14, 2021, SPA -- The Secretary General of the Arab Red Crescent and Red Cross Organization (ARCO) Dr. Saleh bin Hamad Al-Tuwaijri has condemned and denounced targeting a school in Asir, the Kingdom Saudi Arabia, with a bomb-laden UAV launched from inside Yemeni territories, noting that this act is a blatant violation of the principles of international humanitarian law and international conventions.
The Secretary General said that the repeated targeting of civilians and civilian areas in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia demonstrates disregard for the international treaties and norms and insistence on targeting and harming civilians, calling on the international community to assume its responsibilities in the face of these repeated attacks, to ensure that they are prevented.
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11:51 LOCAL TIME 08:51 GMT
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