Saudi Arabia condemns the ‘cowardly’ attacks that targeted Baghdad airport

Saudi Arabia welcomes Yemeni president decision to transfer power

Saudi Arabia welcomes the Yemeni president’s decision to transfer his powers to a new presidential council, and urges the council to start negotiations with the Iran-backed Houthi militia, state television and the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.

The Kingdom will support Yemen’s economy with $3 billion, and will provide $300 million to a UN humanitarian aid plan, the report and SPA added.

Saudi Arabia has also called for an international conference to support Yemen’s economy, central bank, and oil derivatives, SPA reported.