Saudi Arabia welcomes U.S. move to end all Iran sanction waivers
Tuesday 23/April/2019 - 11:19 AM
Saudi FM: Ibrahim Al-Assaf
Saudi Arabia's foreign minister on Tuesday welcomed a U.S. decision to end all Iran sanction waivers by May، saying it was a necessary step to halt Tehran's "destabilising" policy in the region، according to Reuters.
"Saudi Arabia fully supports this step taken by the United States as it is necessary to force the Iranian regime to end its policy of destabilising stability and its support and sponsorship of terrorism around the world،" Saudi Foreign Minister, Ibrahim al-Assaf said in comments carried on state media.
He reiterated a statement issued by the kingdom's energy minister on Monday that the world's largest oil exporter would coordinate with other oil producers to ensure an adequate crude supply and balanced markets after Washington's announcement.