In a statement on Monday, the UAE Foreign Ministry stressed that the UAE reserves its right to respond to terrorist attacks and the vicious criminal escalation.
The UAE Foreign Minister condemned the Houthi targeting of civilian areas and facilities on UAE soil on Monday.
The Emirati diplomat stressed that this sinful targeting will not go unpunished.
The ministry stated in a statement that the UAE reserves the right to respond to these terrorist attacks and this criminal escalation.
She described the attacks as a heinous crime, carried out by the Houthis outside international and humanitarian laws.
“This terrorist militia continues its crimes unchecked in an effort to spread terrorism and chaos in the region in order to achieve its illegal aims and objectives,” the ministry said.
It called on the international community to condemn and completely reject these terrorist acts that target civilians and civilian facilities.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs also expressed its condolences to the families of the deceased as a result of this criminal attack, and its condolences to the injured and their families, wishing them a speedy recovery.
It is noteworthy that the UAE announced an explosion in 3 petroleum tanks transporting fuel in the Mussafah Industrial Area in the capital Abu Dhabi, in addition to a fire in the new construction area at Abu Dhabi International Airport.
Abu Dhabi Police announced the death of a Pakistani citizen and two people of Indian nationality, and the injury of 6 others, as a result of the explosion and fires in the capital on Monday.
Later, the Yemeni group “Ansar Allah” (Houthis) announced that it had targeted “the Emirati depth”.