posted tages with "Yemen Crisis"

Yemen to seal off shipping route in Red Sea once Al Hudaydah attacked

Yemen to seal off shipping route in Red Sea once Al Hudaydah attacked

TEHRAN, Jan. 09 (Press Shia) – Political leader of the Supreme Council of Yemen Saleh Ali al-Sammad said on Monday that “once military operations of aggressors to Yemen’s largest city Al Hudaydah is continued, we will cut off the international shipping route in the Red Sea.”In a meeting with UN deputy envoy Maeen Sharim on Monday, Saleh Ali al-Sammad said, “while Yemeni people...

Iranian, Omani FMs call for halt to Saudi war against Yemen

Iranian, Omani FMs call for halt to Saudi war against Yemen

TEHRAN, Jan. 08 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Omani Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi called for immediate half of Saudi war against the people of Yemen.Omani Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah who is visiting Tehran to attend the Second Tehran Security Conference on Monday met with his Iranian counterpart, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad...

Saudi jet fighter downed by Yemenis

Saudi jet fighter downed by Yemenis

TEHRAN, Jan. 07 (Press Shia) – Houthi-controlled Saba news agency reported that Yemenis had managed to shot down a fighter jet belonging to a Saudi-led military coalition over the Yemeni northern province of Saada on Sunday.Yemen's Houthi rebels said they shot down a fighter jet belonging to a Saudi-led military coalition over the Yemeni northern province of Saada on Sunday, Houthi-controlled...

Iran, Pakistan vow to expand coop. against common US-posed threats

Iran, Pakistan vow to expand coop. against common US-posed threats

TEHRAN, Jan. 07 (Press Shia) – Secretary of Iran's SNSC Shamkhani said Iran would not allow some countries to influence Tehran-Islamabad relations by sending weapons and hiring terrorists to create insecurity in the common borders of Iran and Pakistan.“Iran will not allow some countries to undermine Tehran-Islamabad relations by sending weapons and hiring terrorists to create insecurity in...

Saudi-Led coalition's airstrike in western Yemen kills 20 civilians

Saudi-Led coalition's airstrike in western Yemen kills 20 civilians

SANAA, Jan. 02 (Press Shia) – As many as 20 civilians were killed and eight others were injured as a result of an airstrike conducted by the Air Force of the Saudi-led coalition on a fuel station in the Yemeni city of Al Hudaydah, an unnamed source familiar with the situation told Sputnik on Monday.According to the source, the information about the victims is preliminary and the death...

Trump is falling, making same mistakes in ME: Iranian cleric

Trump is falling, making same mistakes in ME: Iranian cleric

TEHRAN, Dec. 29 (Press Shia) – Ayatollah Mohammad Ali Movahhedi Kermani, the interim leader of Tehran Friday Prayers condemned US president Trump policies toward the Middle East.“In my opinion, Trump is falling,” said Ayatollah Mohammad Ali Movahhedi Kermani, the interim leader of Tehran Friday Prayers on the last Friday of 2017. He made the remarks while addressing the preachers at Tehran...

Saudis bombard innocent people upon every failure

Saudis bombard innocent people upon every failure

TEHRAN, Dec. 27 (Press Shia) – Iran’s FM Spokesperson Ghasemi, while condemning recent moves by Riyadh, said Saudi Arabians would take revenge of their humiliating defeats in the battlefield by bombing of defenseless Yemeni people.Bahram Ghasemi, Spokesman of the Iranian Foreign Ministry, strongly slammed Saudi airstrikes on a market in Taiz, as well as continuous attacks on civilian targets...

Sudan mulling over leaving Saudi camp

Sudan mulling over leaving Saudi camp

TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (Press Shia) – Turkish President Erdogan’s visit to Sudanese capital city of Khartoum is of importance if we bear in mind the tensions between Saudi Arabia, Sudan, and Turkey.After Salman bin Abdul Aziz came to power in Saudi Arabia on January 23, 2015, the Sudan gradually moved away from Iran and the axis of resistance, approaching Riyadh, but now it seems Khartoum is...

Yemen missile strike to Riyadh nothing to do with Iran

Yemen missile strike to Riyadh nothing to do with Iran

TEHRAN, Dec. 22 (Press Shia) – Parliament Speaker Special Aide on International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian reiterated that Yemen's missile strike to Saudi Arabia’s capital Riyadh has nothing to do with Iran.Hossein Amir-Abdollahian made the remark in his meeting with Political director of Lebanon's Amal Movement Khalil Hamdan on Friday. Pointing to the scenario orchestrated by the US...

Yemen missile strike on Riyadh nothing to do with Iran

Yemen missile strike on Riyadh nothing to do with Iran

TEHRAN, Dec. 22 (Press Shia Agency) – Parliament Speaker Special Aide on International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian reiterated that Yemen's missile strike to Saudi Arabia’s capital Riyadh has nothing to do with Iran.Hossein Amir-Abdollahian made the remark in his meeting with Political director of Lebanon's Amal Movement Khalil Hamdan on Friday. Pointing to the scenario orchestrated by...