Riyadh: Adel al-Jubeir, Saudi Foreign Minister said that Saudi Arabia will also pursue the nuclear weapon if Iran does.
He revealed that if Iran restarts its nuclear program then we will also make the nuclear weapon. A journalist asked him a question during an interview that will Saudi Arabia develop a nuclear bomb itself. However, Adel al-Jubeir replied that we will make restarts the nuclear program then they will also take every step to do the same.
Saudi Arabia accuses Iran of supporting Huthis militants in Yemen. The country believes that Iran is supplying ballistic missiles to the militia. Adel al-Jubeir said that missiles delivered to Huthis are Iranian manufactured. He further added that it is unacceptable for them and also violates the United Nations Resolution about ballistic missiles.
Adel al-Jubeir elaborated that we will analyze the appropriate time and method to respond to Iranian retaliation. He further added that they do not want direct military action against Iran. However, Iran’s actions could lead towards a war.