Saudi minister denounces in Moscow Iran's "interventions" in Middle East

Reuters | Dubai | Updated: 14-01-2021 16:39 IST | Created: 14-01-2021 16:39 IST
Saudi minister denounces in Moscow Iran's "interventions" in Middle East

Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan on Thursday denounced Iran's "interventions" in the Middle East region, after a meeting with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov.

Speaking at a joint news conference in Moscow with Lavrov, broadcast on Saudi TV, the Saudi minister said Tehran's proxy militias were obstructing a solution for the war in Syria. He also accused the Iran-aligned Houthi group in Yemen of obstructing peace efforts in that country.

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