Saada, Yemen 0
19 November 2017

The Arab League met in Cairo and issued a resolution highly critical of Iran. The Saudi foreign minister, Adel Jubeir, stated during the meeting that Saudi Arabia “will not stand by and will not hesitate to defend its security”, while the Arab League’s secretary general, Ahmed Aboul-Gheit, raised the prospect of a “draft Arab resolution” regarding Iran for the UN Security Council’s consideration.

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