Uzbek Foreign Ministry condemns provocation in Oman gulf
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan strongly condemns the provocation undertaken on 12 May 2019 against commercial and civilian courts near the territorial waters of the United Arab Emirates in the Gulf of Oman east of the Fujairah Emirate.
In a statement, the Foreign Ministry noted that such incidents pose a serious threat to the lives of people aboard ships. The ministry calls on the international community to take responsibility for preventing such actions that undermine maritime safety and stability.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan expresses solidarity with the United Arab Emirates in ensuring security and protecting their national interests.