Saudi king warns of Iran threat, rebels hit border town

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz (C) looks on during the welcoming ceremony for Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani upon his arrival in Riyadh to attend the Gulf Cooperation Council summit on May 5, 2015Saudi Arabia’s King Salman on Tuesday urged his fellow Gulf leaders to stand up to Iran, as Yemeni rebels backed by Tehran bombarded a Saudi border city. Salman’s call came at a summit of Gulf monarchs in Riyadh also attended by French President Francois Hollande, who said his country was “by the side” of the Gulf’s Arab nations.

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