E3 Statement on the attack on Abha International Airport

11.02.2021 - Press release

Joint Statement of the Spokespersons of the Foreign Ministries of Germany, France and the United Kingdom on the attack on Abha International Airport (11 February):

The E3 (Germany, France and the United Kingdom) strongly condemn the attack claimed by the Houthis on Abha International Airport, in the South of Saudi Arabia, on February 10. Continued attacks of this nature, including which target civilian areas in violation of international law, illustrates the seriousness of the threat that the proliferation of drones poses to the stability of the region. We reiterate our firm commitment to the security and integrity of Saudi territory, and reaffirm our commitment strong support for a swift resolution of the Yemeni conflict which will bring much-needed stability to the region.


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