Saudi King calls for Gulf Arab unity to confront Iran

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The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia.- AFP

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - He also urged the global community to address Iran's nuclear and ballistic missile programmes.



By Reuters

Published: Tue 10 Dec 2019, 4:00 PM

Last updated: Wed 11 Dec 2019, 11:10 AM

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of  Saudi Arabia opened a Gulf Arab summit on Tuesday, December 10, by calling for regional unity to confront Iran and secure energy supplies and maritime channels.
"Our region today is passing through circumstances and challenges that require concerted efforts to confront them as the Iranian regime continues its aggressive actions that threaten security and stability...," he said.
In a televised speech, he also urged the global community to address Iran's nuclear and ballistic missile programmes.


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