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UAE praises Russia’s support after recent Houthi attacks – Foreign Ministry

CAIRO, January 25. /TASS/. United Arab Emirates (UAE) Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan hailed Russia’s support following recent Houthi attacks on civilian facilities in the United Arab Emirates, the Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday. Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates, commenting on Al Nahyan’s phone call with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. .

“His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, hailed Russia’s supportive stance in the UAE, during the latest session of the UN Security Council, regarding the terrorist attacks of the Houthi militia against civilian installations in the UAE. “It said.” During Sheikh Abdullah’s call to Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, he praised the strong strategic partnership and friendly relations between the UAE and Russia, as well as the willingness of the two friendly countries to further develop them in various fields.

The Russian Foreign Ministry reported on Monday that the two senior diplomats “discussed the current situation in Yemen and its surroundings in light of the continued attacks by the Ansar Allah Houthi movement against civilian facilities in the United Arab Emirates”.

The United Arab Emirates’ Ministry of Defense said in the early hours of Monday morning that two ballistic missiles fired by the Houthis in Abu Dhabi had been intercepted and shot down. On January 17, the Houthis staged an attack using drones and ballistic missiles against Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) infrastructure and a construction site near the capital’s international airport. Four people were killed and five injured in the ensuing fire at an ADNOC facility.