Ukraine’s foreign ministry condemned the attempt of a missile attack on the airport of Er-Riyadh; the press service of the Ukrainian authority reported that on Thursday evening.
‘Such actions are a rude violation of norms and principles of the international law, ruining the efforts aimed at a peaceful solution to the conflict in Yemen, based on the UN Security Council resolutions,’ the message says.
The ballistic missile was launched on December 19; the rebels of Ansar Allah movement, also known by the name of the Houthis. The shell reached the airport of Er-Riyadh, but it was downed by the anti-missile defense system Patriot. The missile did no damage.