Tillerson called on Saudi Arabia to limit its military intervention in Yemen

Tillerson called on Saudi Arabia to limit its military intervention in Yemen

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Тиллерсон призвал Саудовскую Аравию ограничить ее военное вмешательство в Йемене

Last month Riyadh organized a blockade of Yemen

U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson called on Saudi Arabia to limit its military intervention in Yemen in ustry humanitarian crisis resulting from two years of civil war.
“We call on Saudi Arabia to do a little more carefully and thoughtfully,” – said Friday the head of foreign policy Department of the USA. Last month, the Saudi Kingdom has initiated the blockade of the Yemen.

Review Tillerson sounded in Paris two days after the US President Donald trump has instructed members of his administration to put pressure on Saudi Arabia with the aim to achieve the lifting of the embargo on the delivery of humanitarian and commercial goods.

A more rigid position of the trump in the Saudi Arabia became obvious after criticism from humanitarian groups, said that his administration has largely ignored the escalation of the humanitarian crisis in the country. Tillerson discussed the civil war in Yemen and other middle East issues on Friday during the meeting of the International group to support Lebanon, which includes includes the UN, Arab League, EU, UK, Germany, Italy, France, China, Russia and the United States.

The group also discussed ways of stabilizing Lebanon – in particular, forcing Saudi Arabia and Iran to stop interfering in the politics of Lebanon, a militant political party Hezbollah – limit their regional activity.