Tuesday, 31 December 2019 07:00 AM
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday that he discussed US defense strikes in Iraq and Syria to counter Iran's threats with: Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Prince Muhammad bin Salman, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed and Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, according to the agency " Sputnik " Russian.
In his tweets on Twitter, the US Secretary of State described his conversation with Saudi Crown Prince and Abu Dhabi as fruitful .
Pompeo said in his conversation with the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres, that the American defense strikes in Iraq and Syria are coming to confront the threats of Iran .
The US Secretary of State added, I have had a fruitful conversation with Crown Prince Abu Dhabi Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, to discuss attacks on coalition forces in Iraq on Friday, and the United States will continue to work with its allies to counter Iran's destabilizing behavior .
He added in another tweet, I also had a fruitful conversation with the Saudi crown prince, Prince Muhammad bin Salman to discuss attacks on coalition forces on Friday, the United States will respond firmly to Iranian attacks .
He stressed that the United States and Saudi Arabia will continue to work together to counter Iran's malicious behavior .
The US Department of Defense announced on Sunday, December 29, its bombing of sites belonging to the Hezbollah Brigades of the Popular Mobilization, killing more than 27 people and wounding approximately 52 others from the crowd .