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The Attacks against the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (Statement by Press Secretary YOSHIDA Tomoyuki)

December 8, 2021
  1. The Government of Japan strongly condemns the Yemen-based Houthis’ missile attack against Riyadh, the capital of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on December 6 (local time).
  2. Cross-border attacks on Saudi Arabia must be stopped immediately. The Government of Japan, once again, calls on all parties concerned for an immediate ceasefire and early start of dialogue for a political solution to the situation in Yemen.
  3. The Government of Japan has been providing humanitarian assistance for Yemen and remains committed to continue making efforts, in cooperation with countries concerned, to realize peace and stability in Yemen.

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