Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Dr. Ahmed BinMubarak met today, Saturday, here in Rome with the US Special Envoy to Iran Robert Malley, on the sideline of the 8th Session of Mediterranean Dialogues.
A member of the Presidential Leadership Council, Major General Aidarous Qassem Al-Zubaidi, chaired this morning at the Presidential Palace in Ma’ashiq an extraordinary meeting of the Council of Ministers.
Arab Coalition Forces spokesman: fighter intercepted by hostile missile from Saada
The official spokesman of the Arab Coalition Forces Col. Staff Turki Al-Turki disclosed that at 15:48 today, a Coalition fighter was by a hostile Houthiair defense missile launched from Saada airport.
In a statement published by the Saudi Press Agency, al-Maliki said that "the fighter managed to complete its mission, deal with the source of fire and return safe to base."
Col. Al-Turki said such air defense missile of today "was not part of the Yemeni air defense capabilities which have been destroyed by the Coalition following the control of the Houthi militias of the heavy and qualitative weapons, an evidence that the Iranian regime is continuing smuggling qualitative field capabilities to the terrorist Houthi militias in a flagrant challenge to the world community resolutions, including the resolution No. 2216."
He said that "the possession of new air defense missiles at the hands of the terror organizations is considered a serious development and a direct threat to the air navigation and relief and humanitarian trips."