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Several Killed in Flash Floods Across Yemen

Several Killed in Flash Floods Across Yemen

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - At least 21 people, including eight children, have been killed and dozens are missing, as flash floods and lightning leave destruction across Yemen. - World news - The violent storms have added to the woes of the war-torn country, which the United Nations has described as the world's worst humanitarian crisis. Five years of conflict have left much of the...

Leaked Documents: Saudi Arabia After Dividing Yemen

Leaked Documents: Saudi Arabia After Dividing Yemen

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Saudi secret documents published recently revealed that the kingdom's strategy in Yemen has been based on dividing the country through supporting various entities instead of the state. - World news - Some of the 162 pages of documents date back to a sensitive period prior to the start of the war in Yemen in 2015, according to Al Jazeera. The documents indicate...

Dozens of Saudi Soldiers Killed by Houthis along Yemen Border

Dozens of Saudi Soldiers Killed by Houthis along Yemen Border

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Saudi forces suffered dozens of casualties amid clashes with Houthi fighters in the country’s southwest, reports said. - World news - Clashes broke out with Houthi forces in the city of Najran، the Ansarullah news website reported. The report added that dozens of Saudi were killed and tens of others injured during the fighting. Saudi authorities have yet to...

Yemen Army Downs US RQ20 Spy Drone over Jizan: Spokesman

Yemen Army Downs US RQ20 Spy Drone over Jizan: Spokesman

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The air defenses of the Yemeni army on Sunday shot down a US RQ20 spy drone over Jizan region, south of Saudi Arabia, the Arab country’s Armed Forces spokesman Brigadier General Yahya Saree said. - World news - “The air defenses managed to shoot down an US RQ20 drone in the airspace of Haradh district off Jizan by an appropriate weapon,” A spokesman for...

China Stresses Political Solution to Yemen Conflict

China Stresses Political Solution to Yemen Conflict

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – China's permanent representative to the United Nations described “political settlement” as the only way out of the conflict in Yemen. - World news - “The current situation in Yemen is not favorable. The international community must step up its efforts to push for an early breakthrough in the political settlement of the Yemeni issue,” said Zhang Jun, China's...

Yemen Sees Return to Alarming Levels of Food Insecurity: UNICEF, WFP, FAO

Yemen Sees Return to Alarming Levels of Food Insecurity: UNICEF, WFP, FAO

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Saudi-led war, floods, desert locusts, and now COVID-19 are creating a perfect storm that could reverse hard-earned food security gains in Yemen, warned the latest Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) analysis released recently by FAO, UNICEF, WFP, and partners. - World news - The analysis carried out so far in 133 districts in southern Yemen...

Nobel Laureate: Riyadh Responsible for All War Crimes in Yemen

Nobel Laureate: Riyadh Responsible for All War Crimes in Yemen

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Yemeni activist and 2011 Nobel Laureate Tawakkol Karman said Saudi Arabia is “legally responsible” for all the crimes of the Saudi-led coalition in her country. - World news - “Saudi Arabia is the one who is leading the coalition formally and practically… This is what the world knows and what has been announced,” Karman wrote on Facebook. “Saudi...

UN Envoy Prolonging Saudi Aggression against Yemen: Ansarullah

UN Envoy Prolonging Saudi Aggression against Yemen: Ansarullah

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The spokesman for Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement, Mohammad Abdul-Salam, blamed United Nations Special Envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths for prolonging the Saudi-led war against the impoverished Arab country. - World news - “From his recent speech, it has become clear that the UN envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths has broken away from neutrality and fairness...

France to Probe Abu Dhabi Crown Prince over Torture in Yemen: Sources

France to Probe Abu Dhabi Crown Prince over Torture in Yemen: Sources

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – French authorities are opening an investigation into accusations of complicity in acts of torture in Yemen against the crown prince of Abu Dhabi, Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, sources said Friday. - World news - Multiple sources with knowledge of the case told AFP that a French investigating magistrate had been mandated to take on the probe, which will notably...

Iran Condemns Saudi-Led Airstrikes on Yemen

Iran Condemns Saudi-Led Airstrikes on Yemen

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry strongly condemned the new airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition that have killed civilians in Yemen’s provinces of Hajjah and Jawf. - Politics news - In a statement on Friday, the Foreign Ministry Spokesman Abbas Mousavi categorically condemned the fresh crime by the Saudi-led fighter jets that have hit wedding parties in Yemen’s...