Egypt condemns Houthi militia’s ballistic missile attack on Riyadh

Ahram Online , Tuesday 7 Dec 2021

Egypt has expressed its “strong condemnation and denunciation” of a Houthi militia ballistic missile attack on the Saudi capital, Riyadh, which was successfully intercepted by the Royal Saudi Air Defence Forces.

Foreign Ministry building
File Photo: Egyptian Foreign Ministry building. Al-Ahram

Egypt has also affirmed its total condemnation of the continued attacks by the Houthi militia against Saudi Arabia, said a statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday.

In retaliation, Saudi Arabia announced on Tuesday that it had destroyed Sanaa’s launch site of the missile, which was intercepted a day earlier.

Egypt also affirmed its support for the measures taken by Saudi Arabia to preserve its security, stability and territorial integrity.

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