The U.S. has alleged that Iran is ‘fanning the flames of conflict’ in the Middle East and urged the international community to counter the influence of Iran in the region.
"The fight against Iranian aggression is the world’s fight… This missile was used to attack an international civilian airport in Saudi Arabia. Just imagine if this missile had been launched at Dulles Airport or JFK, or the airports in Paris, London, or Berlin." pic.twitter.com/Vilau7VpHq
— Nikki Haley (@nikkihaley) December 14, 2017
Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the UN said Tehran violated the international obligation by transferring ballistic missile to the Houthis of Yemen.
— Fox News (@FoxNews) December 14, 2017
She alleged, standing before the “the remnants of Iranian-made weapons” transferred in Yemen, the U.S. has found the evidence that Houthis have used the Iranian weapons in the ongoing Yemeni fights.
“In this warehouse is concrete evidence of illegal Iranian weapons proliferation gathered from direct military attacks on our partners in the region,” Haley said during a news conference in Washington DC.
.@USUN Ambassador Nikki Haley: The nuclear deal has done nothing to moderate the regime’s conduct in other areas…It’s hard to find a conflict or a terrorist group in the Middle East that does not have #Iran’s fingerprints all over it. https://t.co/WRADt0jXu8 pic.twitter.com/rgYiJvOkhV
— Department of State (@StateDept) December 14, 2017
U.S. ambassador Haley warned that the U.S. is going to “build a coalition to really push back against Iran and what they’re doing.”
She demanded that the remnant weapons she brought recovered from Saudi Arabia “fired by Houthi militants from Yemen into Saudi Arabia.”
When I was based at the UN, I saw this show and what it begat… pic.twitter.com/2sAsMB6o4m
— Javad Zarif (@JZarif) December 14, 2017
“These are Iranian made, these are Iranian sent, and these were Iranian given,” she said.