1. The government of the Republic of Korea takes note of the announcement by the government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia that the Houthi rebels in Yemen launched a drone attack on Abha International Airport in southwestern Saudi Arabia around 21:10, June 23, local time, leaving a number of people dead or injured. The ROK government strongly condemns the attack that threatens the lives and safety of civilians and that undermines the safety of flights.
2. The government of the Republic of Korea hopes that the efforts of the international community, including the United Nations (UN), to seek a peaceful resolution of the civil war in Yemen through progress in the political process among the relevant parties will bear fruit as soon as possible.