U.S. Department of State
Office of the Spokesperson
For Immediate Release
March 26, 2018
Statement By Spokesperson Heather Nauert
Houthi Missile Attacks in Saudi Arabia
We strongly condemn the dangerous Houthi missile attacks aimed at several cities in Saudi Arabia Sunday night. Our condolences go out to the families of any who were killed or injured. We support our Saudi partners’ right to defend their borders against these threats. We continue to call on all parties, including the Houthis, to return to political negotiations and move toward ending the war in Yemen.