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No military solution for Yemeni crisis: Amir-Abdollahian

No military solution for Yemeni crisis: Amir-Abdollahian

TEHRAN, Apr. 23 (Press Shia) – Hossein Jaberi Ansari, the Special Assistant to Iran’s Foreign Minister in Political Affairs, met with Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday in Damascus to exchange views on the latest developments in Syria.“Iranian government and parliament explicitly condemn the Saudi aggression against Yemen and we hold that the Yemeni crisis has no military solution,”...

Saudi rulers, along Zionists epitomes of aggression, murder in ME: Ghasemi

Saudi rulers, along Zionists epitomes of aggression, murder in ME: Ghasemi

TEHRAN, Apr. 11 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi condemned the new remarks of Saudi crown prince and advised the Saudi rulers to take heed of history and see how murderers and criminal dictators of the region were toppled.“Saudi rulers have made themselves as notorious as Zionist regime’s officials in being epitomes of crime and aggression in the...

Yemen's air defense forces conduct airstrikes on Saudi oil facility 

Yemen's air defense forces conduct airstrikes on Saudi oil facility 

TEHRAN, Apr. 11 (Press Shia) – Yemen’s air defense forces have announced on Wednesday that it had conducted air strikes using drone planes targeting a facility belonging to the Saudi Aramco in the southern region of Jizan.A military source told our war correspondent in Yemen that the air strike was conducted with a drone plane of Qasef 1 type. On the other side, the Saudi company said...

Saudi-led airstrike kills at least 15 civilians

Saudi-led airstrike kills at least 15 civilians

TEHRAN, Apr. 09 (Press Shia) – Press Shia Correspondent in Yemen called Tehran on Monday reporting that a new Saudi airstrike has claimed the lives of at least 15 members of a family and injured around 5 other civilians.The death toll from the deadly airstrike of one family which took place in Dumnat Khadeer district of Taiz province has risen to 15, according to reports, Naseh Shaker, Press...

Saudi regime should be trialed: cleric

Saudi regime should be trialed: cleric

TEHRAN, Apr. 06 (Press Shia Agency) – Ayatollah seyyed Ahmad Khatami condemned Saudi regime’s crimes against civilians in Yemen and called for trial of the heads of the kingdom, during the second sermon of this week’s Friday Prayers in Tehran.“Palestinians staged a march of return protest and the Zionists showered them with bullets which claimed the lives of 20 and wounded 1000,” said...

Saudi accusations, threats contrary to UN Charter

Saudi accusations, threats contrary to UN Charter

TEHRAN, Mar. 30 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s UN ambassador in a letter to Antonio Guterres dismissed as “baseless” and a distraction tactic Saudi Arabia’s accusations of Iran’s involvement in Yemen’s Ansar Allah missile strikes on Riyadh.In a letter addressed to the United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday, Iranian envoy Gholamali Khoshroo protested...

Zarif lashes out at US for complicity in Yemen war

Zarif lashes out at US for complicity in Yemen war

TEHRAN, Mar. 30 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has lambasted the US for being complicit in managing Saudi Arabia’s brutal airstrikes in Yemen.“It's official: Supplying bombs, targets and refueling Saudi warplanes is apparently not enough. US now proclaiming that it's "doing the planning" in war on Yemen too,” Foreign Minister Zarif said in a tweet on...

Iran rejects France’s accusation of supplying arms to Yemen

Iran rejects France’s accusation of supplying arms to Yemen

TEHRAN, Mar. 30 (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has dismissed Paris’ claim that Tehran is supplying Yemen with weapons, describing it as a “big lie”.In a Thursday statement, Ghasemi categorically rejected the latest allegations raised by French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian about Iran’s supply of...

Saudi aggression bolstered terrorism in Yemen

Saudi aggression bolstered terrorism in Yemen

TEHRAN, Mar. 28 (Press Shia) – Iran’s ambassador to the United Nations said Tue. that Saudi Arabia’s measures instead of promoting peace have expedited the growth of al-Qaeda and ISIL terrorist groups in Yemen.Speaking to Iranian media in New York, Gholamali Khoshroo made the remarks in reaction to a recent letter penned by the Saudi government to the United Nations, in which Riyadh has...

Riyadh ‘not big enough’ to realize own flights of fancy

Riyadh ‘not big enough’ to realize own flights of fancy

TEHRAN, Mar. 28 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi says Saudi Arabia is not big enough or in a position to realize their flights of fancy regarding the Yemeni situation.In a Tuesday statement, Ghasemi added that Saudi rulers cannot cover up their repeated defeats in Yemen by levelling accusations against others.  His remarks came...