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Ghasemi slams UK’s sale of unconventional arms against Yemenis

Ghasemi slams UK’s sale of unconventional arms against Yemenis

TEHRAN, Sep. 16 (Press Shia) –The Spokesman of Iran’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bahram Ghasemi, condemned the latest remarks of Saudi and British FMs.Bahram Ghasemi described the remarks made by British and Saudi foreign ministers at a joint conference in Riyadh as “baseless projections for hiding their destructive roles in supporting Takfirist terrorism and committing numerous and...

Eid al-Ghadir strengthens unity among Muslims: Pres. Rouhani

Eid al-Ghadir strengthens unity among Muslims: Pres. Rouhani

TEHRAN, Sep. 06 (Press Shia Agency) – President Rouhani said the recent victories in Islamic world promise uprooting of terrorism and regional development. Felicitating Eid Al-Ghadir during the cabinet meeting on Wednesday, Rouhani described Ghadir Khumm as a great religious festival, reiterating that Shias and Sunnis agree together on the principle of the event of Ghadir Khumm, and unity is...

Unity, urgent need of Islamic world: Pres. Rouhani

Unity, urgent need of Islamic world: Pres. Rouhani

TEHRAN, Sep. 06 (Press Shia Agency) – President Rouhani said Yemen needs unity to solve its issues, while condemning bombing of its infrastructures and provoking isolation between Yemeni tribal groups.Felicitating Eid Al-Ghadir during the cabinet meeting on Wednesday, Rouhani described Ghadir Khumm as a great religious festival, reiterating that Shias and Sunnis agree together on the principle...

US, UK must claim part-ownership of Yemeni strife

US, UK must claim part-ownership of Yemeni strife

TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (Press Shia Agency) – Americans and Britons must face the unpleasant fact that their governments are complicit in the humanitarian disaster in Yemen, a disaster that is shaping up to be the worst since the Holocaust. CARE estimates that 20 million people are in need of emergency assistance and 5,000 people are being infected with cholera each day. The eventual number of...

Ghasemi urges UAE to end adventurist policies

Ghasemi urges UAE to end adventurist policies

TEHRAN, Aug. 30 (Press Shia Agency) – The spokesman of Iran’s foreign ministry reacted to anti-Iran remarks of UAE FM al-Nahyan who accused Iran and Turkey of following colonialist roles in the region.“Following a set of adventurist policies in the past years, unfortunately Abu-Dhabi has created a lot of problems in the region, and now is the time to end such destructive policies,” said...

Amnesty Intl. calls on UN to probe Saudi coalition crimes in Yemen

Amnesty Intl. calls on UN to probe Saudi coalition crimes in Yemen

MOSCOW, Aug. 26 (Press Shia Agency) – Amnesty International called on the United Nations to examine alleged crimes committed by the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen.An international human rights group called on the United Nations on Friday to examine alleged crimes committed by the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen after its recent airstrike in Sanaa killed civilians. "There is an urgent need to put...

Iran condemns Saudi Airstrike on Yemen residential area

Iran condemns Saudi Airstrike on Yemen residential area

TEHRAN, Aug. 24 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran has strongly denounced the latest airstrike by Saudi Arabia’s warplanes on a residential building in Yemen,calling on the international community to address the killings of innocent civilians in the war-torn country.In a statement on Wednesday, Iran’s Foreign MinistrySpokesman Bahram Qassemi strongly condemned the...

Zarif, UN envoy urge end to Yemen crisis

Zarif, UN envoy urge end to Yemen crisis

TEHRAN, Aug. 13 (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and the UN special envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed held a meeting in Tehran on the Yemen crisis. During the Saturday talks, Zarif and Ould Cheikh Ahmed discussed the latest developments in Yemen. They particularly underlined the need to end the humanitarian disaster in the Arab...

Deputy FM discusses Yemeni crisis with UN envoy

Deputy FM discusses Yemeni crisis with UN envoy

TEHRAN, Aug. 12 (Press Shia) – United Nations Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed met with Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for African-Arabian Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari on Saturday morning.Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed arrived in Tehran today, to consult with senior officials of the Islamic Republic on the crisis in Yemen. The two sides discussed the latest developments...

UN envoy stresses Iran's support to solve political crisis in Yemen

UN envoy stresses Iran's support to solve political crisis in Yemen

TEHRAN, Aug. 12 (Press Shia Agency) – United Nations Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed met with Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for African-Arabian Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari on Saturday morning.Jaberi Ansari, while expressing his concern over the severe humanitarian crisis in Yemen and the support of UN's efforts to end the Yemeni war and crisis, presented the proposed...