The Saudi military is participating in the Saif Al-Arab 2020 joint exercise at Mohamed Naguib base in Egypt, with the participation of the UAE, Bahrain, Jordan and Egypt. The exercise concludes on Nov. 27 and focuses on the security, stability and protection of the participating countries’ borders, as well as combating terrorism, gaining experience and training the armed forces.
Saudi Cabinet strongly condemns continuous Houthi violations
- The remarks were made on Tuesday during a virtual session chaired by King Salman
RIYADH: The Saudi Cabinet strongly condemned the continued violations by Houthi militia of the Stockholm Agreement to end the Yemen conflict.
It also condemned the Houthi’s use of Hodeidah Governorate as a “platform for hostilities and terrorist operations” by launching ballistic missiles and drones.
Such actions, the Cabinet said, is a threat to regional and international security, and undermines political efforts to end the conflict.
The remarks were made on Tuesday during a virtual session chaired by King Salman.
At the beginning of the session, the Cabinet said it valued Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s participation in a recent World Economic Forum event and his speech about the role that Saudi Arabia has played promoting development and supporting the stability of the region, as well as preserving the energy supply market.