US State Department spokeswoman Geraldine Griffiths said today, Sunday, that Washington is far from returning to the agreement with Iran for not fulfilling its obligations, adding that the military partnership with Saudi Arabia is close and continuous.
In addition, Griffiths clarified in an interview with “Al Arabiya” that the United States is consulting with partners in the region to ensure security and stability.
The US State Department spokeswoman indicated that the solution to the crisis in Yemen will not be military, stressing that her country is cooperating with Saudi Arabia to solve the Yemen crisis politically.
She also indicated that the US envoy to Yemen is holding talks to resolve the crisis politically, stressing that Washington is pressing the Houthis to defuse the Yemeni crisis.
The US State Department confirmed Washington’s endeavor to stop the support the Houthis receive from Iran.
“Our military partnership with Saudi Arabia is close and continuous,” Griffiths said. “She also reiterated her country’s support for Saudi Arabia in defending its lands.