Mohammed Ali al-Houthi, head of the Houthis’ supreme revolutionary committee, May 23, 2021

Date
May 23, 2021
Name of Author
Mohammed Ali al-Houthi
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“Sanctions do not scare the mujahideen. If they continue the blockade and aggression, then perhaps there will be strikes on unexpected sites in some aggressor countries.” (Tweet)“Houthi leader dismisses U.S. sanctions, warns of expanded attacks,” Reuters, May 23, 2021, https://www.reuters.com/world/middle-east/houthi-leader-dismisses-us-sanctions-warns-expanded-attacks-2021-05-23/.

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