TEHRAN, May 02 (Press Shia Agency) – A Senior Adviser to Iran’s Leader Ali Akbar Velayati has issued a message expressing his sympathy on the martyrdom of Yemen’s Supreme Political Council head Saleh Ali al-Sammad.

Ali Akbar Velayati, who is also the Secretary General of the World Islamic Awakening Assembly wrote “martyr Saleh al-Sammad, the head of the political council of the Yemeni Ansarullah movement, was one of the influential people in the Islamic Awakening movement that stood and resisted against the triangle of America, Zionism and Saudi Arabia…”

Later in his message, Velayati strongly condemned Saudi-led aggression on Yemen that has entered its third year, saying martyrdom and sacrifices that have been made by martyrs like Ali al-Sammad will strengthen the resolve of the Yemeni people to further resist.

Velayati referred to the fact that the Yemen’s Supreme Political Council had just begun negotiations with the aggressors to end the bloodshed, when the aggressors martyred its head Ali al-Sammad, stressing “there is no military solution to the crisis in Yemen.”

The Secretary General of the World Islamic Awakening Assembly expresses his sympathy with the brave people of Yemen and their leaders, concluding that they will reach the final victory over the aggressors very soon.