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President of Russia condemns Houthi militia's attempt to target Riyadh

RIYADH, 22nd December, 2017 (WAM) -- The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, made a telephone call yesterday to President Vladimir Putin of Russia, the Saudi Press Agency, SPA, has reported.

During the telephone conversation, President Putin expressed the Russian Federation's condemnation of Houthi militia's attempt to target Riyadh with a ballistic missile, rejecting any threat to the Kingdom's security.

"The two leaders discussed the humanitarian relief efforts to alleviate the suffering of the Yemeni people," added SPA.

WAM/Esraa Ismail