Published January 18, 2022 | 05:10 AM
“The United States strongly condemns the terrorist attacks in Abu Dhabi today, which struck civilian sites including Abu Dhabi‘s international airport, killing and wounding innocent civilians,” Price said.
“We express our condolences to the families of these victims and to the people of the UAE. The Houthis have claimed responsibility for this attack. We reiterate our unwavering commitment to the security of the UAE and stand united with our Emirati partners,” the spokesperson said.
Price also said US Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke with UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
“The Secretary expressed his solidarity with the Emirati people and voiced his condolences for the loss of life,” the spokesperson said.