Egypt condemns targeting of four ships by sabotage operations near territorial waters of the United Arab Emirates

In a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on May 12th, the Arab Republic of Egypt condemned in the strongest terms targeting of four ships by sabotage operations near the territorial waters of the United Arab Emirates (UAE); and condemns all acts that would threaten the national security of the UAE and the safety of its entire land and sea borders .

The statement affirmed that the Egyptian government and people stand in solidarity with the UAE government and people against all the challenges it may face and all attempts to destabilize sisterly UAE. The statement also stressed the special deep-rooted ties between the two countries, in addition to joint action to confront all threats to their national security, and taking all the necessary measures in order to safeguard the security and stability of the UAE and to achieve welfare for its people .

Source: State Information Service Egypt