U.S. military said the attack on Yemen radar station is self-defense behavior – Sichuan Channel – Pe w-inds.

The U.S. military said attack Yemen radar station is "self-defense" – Sichuan channel — people.com.cn original title: military said the attack on the Yemen radar station is "self-defense" behavior of a US destroyer 13 am on the three radar Yemen Jose armed control area of the station to launch missile attacks. U.S. Defense Ministry spokesman Cook said at a press conference held on the same day in The Pentagon, the move is self-defense behavior. Cook said, local time 13 days 4 when the left and right sides, deployed in the Red Sea waters of the U.S. "Nietzsche" destroyer of Southern Yemen three radar Jose armed control area of the station to launch missile attacks. He said that this is the U.S. military on the Mason destroyer had been a missile threat response. He said the attack successfully destroyed the target, and did not cause civilian casualties. 12 this month, a missile from Yemen Jose armed control zone at the Red Sea is the task execution the USS Mason, but did not hit. Cook said that the 13 attack of the Yemen radar station was identified in the three to participate in the launch of the missile destroyer, Mason action. He said the U.S. military will try to protect the security of U.S. troops, ships and freedom of navigation. At the same time, the United States is not involved in the current conflict, the United States hopes that all parties to a ceasefire in Yemen to negotiate a solution to the conflict. Cook said the U.S. military will continue to remain vigilant, the threat of U.S. military personnel, the appropriate response to the safety of the ship’s behavior. On the day of the press conference, the face of repeated questioning reporters, Cook has always refused to disclose what a faction of the missiles on the U.S. ship, also did not respond to the attack of the Yemen radar station and Jose armed theseterms. He said only that the location of the incident is located in the control area of the armed forces in the hood. Some analysts believe that the United States Department of Defense’s position is intended to reduce the impact of this incident, to avoid the outside world caused by the United States and the armed forces of the enemy’s impression of. However, the United States has led to a regional or national linkage reaction. According to Iran media reports, after the attack in Yemen radar station, Iran sent two warships to the waters near Yemen. Iran and the armed forces of the same Shiite Shiite camp, has repeatedly assisted the armed confrontation with the United States and Saudi Arabia to participate in joint military action. The situation in Yemen has been volatile since September 2014. Jose armed groups into the capital Sanaa and occupied the southern region of the country, forcing President Hardy fled to Saudi arabia. Since then, the United Nations has stepped in mediation, but the parties failed to reach any consensus, the conflict continues to date. ((end): Luo Yu, commissioning editor Gao Hongxia)相关的主题文章: