US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and British Foreign Minister Jeremy Hunt have met in Washington, DC, to discuss the “threat” posed by Russia and Iran’s influence in the Middle East region.
During the meeting on Wednesday, Pompeo and Hunt “discussed a number of global issues, including the ongoing threat posed by Russia’s dangerous and destabilizing activity and Iran’s malign behavior,” State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said.
The US and its allies have long criticized Iran and Russia for supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in his ongoing fight against the Daesh terrorist group and other foreign-backed militants..
Washington has also claimed that Iran has been providing Yemen’s resistance forces with long-range missiles to retaliate a deadly military aggression by Saudi Arabia and other major US allies in the Middle East. Both Iran and Yemen have denied the claims.
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