4 months Reject Iran interference, Saudi tells Muslims Manilatimes |World
JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia sought to rally support among Islamic nations against archrival Iran, demanding “firmness” over attacks on Gulf oil facilities ahead of three summits as regional tensions soar. Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Assaf blasted Iranian “interference” in the region, just hours after United States National Security Advisor John Bolton said Tehran was almost certainly behind oil tanker attacks. The tough stance comes on the eve of emergency Arab and Gulf summits called by US-ally Saudi Arabia to discuss the standoff and ways to isolate Tehran amid fears of a military escalation.Advertisements
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