Yemen

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  • qassemi 2018-12-18 21:37

    By staff and agency

    Iran says Saudi coalition against Yemen had ‘unwarranted illusion’

    Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has said that the Saudi-led coalition against Yemen had a kind of ‘unwarranted illusion’.

  • Mudasir Sheikh 2018/12/17

    By Mudasir Sheikh

    U.S. military industrial complex’s perpetual warfare

    TEHRAN - Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) on 10 December 2018 released its report on the sale of weapons and other military hardware by the world’s largest 100 weapon manufacturers. The U.S. weapon manufacturers dominated the ‘top hundred list’ with a 57 percent share of arms sales. According to the report, the U.S. companies benefitted from the U.S. Department of Defense’s ongoing demand for weapons.

  • qassemi 2018-12-16 20:54

    Iran lauds global awareness to Yemen disaster

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has praised global awareness about the calamities of the Saudi-led war on Yemen, expressing hope that it would help end the war in the country.

  • U.S.- Saudi Arabia 2018/12/16

    By Samuel Oakford

    Washington sends the Saudis a long-overdue bill

    The Pentagon’s $331 million invoice to the Kingdom and the UAE was another blow after a difficult week

  • Saudi Arabia 2018-12-16 12:09

    By Nicholas Kristof

    So, I Asked People in Saudi Arabia About Their Mad, Murderous Crown Prince

    The U.S. has leverage over Riyadh. Let’s use it.

    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — It’s awkward to find yourself in a police state interviewing people about their leader’s penchant for starving children, torturing women or dismembering critics.

  • yemen 2018-12-14 19:30

    Iran welcomes preliminary deals between Yemeni warring sides

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Thursday that Tehran welcomes preliminary deals between the warring Yemeni sides, describing them as “promising” for continuation of talks.

  • Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi 2018-12-14 14:21

    Iran welcomes preliminary deals between Yemeni warring sides

    Iran’s Foreign Ministry has welcomed the agreements and understandings reached between the Yemeni warring sides brokered by the United Nations Secretary-General in Sweden.

  • Yemen’s Houthis, ex-govt. agree to ceasefire in Hudaydah 2018-12-14 13:57

    UN chief: Yemen’s Houthis, ex-govt. agree to ceasefire in Hudaydah 

    UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the Yemeni warring parties have reached an agreement on a ceasefire in the Red Sea port city of Hudaydah, as a new round of peace talks aimed at ending nearly four years of a brutal Saudi-led war on its southern neighbor came to a close in Sweden.

  • Yemen peace talks in Stockholm 2018-12-14 13:12

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian

    Yemen peace talks in Stockholm; the tale of negotiators with no authority

    The Peace talks between Yemeni government delegation and Houthi representatives has begun since Thursday in Sweden. This is the third round of peace negotiations between the two sides, undergoing talks that had not been resolved in the past because of the abusive Saudi rulers.

  • human rights 2018-12-14 12:34

    By Atiyeh Ghoshoni

    Violation of women's rights and claims of human rights: Yemeni and Gazan women suffer from war

    TEHRAN - From antiquity to the present, women have always faced various types of violence. According to a report from the World Health Organization one in three women experience violence, most likely from their intimate partner.

  • Zarif on Yemen: High time aggressors end crimes against humanity 2018-12-11 22:13

    Zarif on Yemen: High time aggressors end crimes against humanity

    TEHRAN – It is well past time for foreign aggressors to end their airstrikes and crimes against humanity, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday, referring to the Saudi-led military campaign against Yemen.

  • Jaberi Ansari, Schmid discuss Syrian, Yemeni issues 2018-12-11 22:03

    Jaberi Ansari, Schmid discuss Syrian, Yemeni issues

    TEHRAN – Hossein Jaberi Ansari, a senior advisor to the Iranian foreign minister for political affairs, met on Monday with Secretary General of European External Action Service Helga Schmid in Brussels to discuss the Syrian and Yemeni issues and the prospects for the future of the two countries.

  • Norm Coleman (CBS) 2018-12-11 16:43

    by Eli Clifton

    GOP Purse Strings Held by Saudi Lobbyist

    Last month, Republican members of the House blocked a vote on legislation introduced by Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA) to end the U.S. role in supporting the Saudi-led war in Yemen.

  • qassemi 2018-12-09 21:09

    Iran insists it backs inter-Yemeni dialogue

    TEHRAN – The Foreign Ministry on Sunday reiterated the long-held position by Tehran that Iran supports inter-Yemeni talks without any foreign interference.

  • Academics are flag-bearers of fighting U.S. tyranny, cleric says 2018-12-07 21:29

    Academics are flag-bearers of fighting U.S. tyranny, cleric says

    TEHRAN – Tehran Friday prayer leader Ayatollah Mohammad-Ali Movahedi Kermani says university students and academics are the flag-bearers of fighting against U.S. oppression and tyranny.

  • U.S.-Saudi 2018/12/05

    By Mudasir Sheikh

    Hypocrisy of U.S. and its Mideast allies

    There is no denying the fact that the U.S. is using Saudi oil card to damage the oil-based economies of Russia, Iran, and Venezuela as they are unfailingly challenging Washington’s hegemony.

  • Trump 2018/12/03

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    U.S. propaganda war against Iran doomed to fail

    TEHRAN _ At a time when the Trump administration is facing backlash at home over its military support for the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen and disgraceful defeat in Afghanistan after 18 years of war, spin doctors in Washington are looking for convenient scapegoats to escape accountability.

  • Foreign Ministry 2018-12-03 21:00

    Iran backs upcoming Yemeni-Yemeni talks in Stockholm

    The Iranian Foreign Ministry has offered the country’s support for the upcoming Yemen talks in Sweden, calling on all Yemeni sides to have a “constructive and responsible” engagement in the Stockholm talks with the goal of putting an end to the humanitarian crisis in Yemen.

  • hatami 2018-12-01 20:00

    Iran only expresses spiritual support to Yemenis: defense chief

    TEHRAN – On Saturday, Defense Minister Amir Hatami reiterated Tehran’s long held policy that Iran’s support for the Yemenis is purely “spiritual”.

  • zarif 2018-11-30 20:32

    Zarif says Iran’s four-point plan is still viable option for Yemen crisis

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif reiterated on Friday that Iran’s four-point plan is still the only viable option to resolve the Yemeni crisis.

  • Akmal Kamil, Deputy Head of Research and Education at Islamic Cultural Center Jakarta 2018-11-30 12:41

    By Mohammad Ali Haqshenas

    Iran is a role model for uniting Muslim states: Indonesian scholar

    TEHRAN – Akmal Kamil, Deputy Head of Research and Education at Islamic Cultural Center Jakarta, believes that Iran is a role model for uniting Muslim countries around the world.

  • Participants of Islamic unity conference meet Ayatollah Khamenei 2018-11-25 19:36

    Leader says Iran is an example of progress

    TEHRAN - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Sunday that the Iranian people and the Islamic Republic system present examples of progress to the Islam world.

  • Yemen 2018/11/19

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Why no global outcry over Saudi war in Yemen?

    TEHRAN - On Sunday, the U.S. intelligence agency confirmed that the brazen killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was ordered by the Saudi crown prince Mohammad Bin Salman, which must have finally given some comfort to his restless soul. The truth was not hidden from the world, as it was already established by the Turkish authorities, but now we have the word straight from the horse’s mouth.

  • kharrazi 2018-11-14 20:14

    Kharrazi: We have no choice but to resist sanctions 

    Despite claims, U.S. sanctioning the Iranian people not the government, Kharrazi says

    TEHRAN - The U.S. claims that it has sanctioned Iran’s government, but in fact the people of Iran are being sanctioned, said Kamal Kharrazi, head of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations, in an interview with France24 broadcast on Wednesday.

  • Jamal Khashoggi - Mohammed bin Salman 2018-11-13 11:27

    By Seyedeh Mahdieh Qoreishi

    Saudi Arabia, a dilemma over ruling colonial or police state 

    TEHRAN - Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman (MBS) announced the kickoff of Saudi Arabia’s massive Vision 2030 economic reform when implementation of these reforms required maximum stability and control of the country.

  • yemen war 2018-11-12 17:02

    Obama lieutenants admit responsibility for involving U.S. in Yemen war: Washington Post

    Top Obama administration officials have drafted a letter acknowledging their responsibility for initiating U.S. involvement in Yemen’s destructive civil war and calling for the Trump administration to halt America’s role in the conflict, the Washington Post reported on Monday.

  • kharrazi 2018-11-09 19:43

    Iranians united against U.S. pressure: Kharrazi

    TEHRAN - Kamal Kharrazi, head of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations, said on Thursday that the Iranians have stood unitedly against the U.S. pressures and sanctions.

  • U.S. Action Group dreaming of re-enacting 1953 coup: Zarif 2018-11-09 13:47

    ‘Have you no shame’, Zarif tells Pompeo

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday asked his U.S. counterpart Mike Pompeo that “have you no shame” for the Saudi starvation of the Yemeni people.

  • دیدار تیم ملی فوتبال ایران و بولیوی 2018-11-04 17:00

    Iran, Trinidad and Tobago friendly confirmed

    TEHRAN - Iran national football team will play Trinidad and Tobago in a friendly match on Nov. 15.

  • Rouhani + letter 2018-11-03 09:20

    By Hassan Rouhani

    Europe should work with Iran to counter U.S. unilateralism

    The world faces a myriad of challenges, including economic issues, social crises, the predicament of refugees, xenophobia, terrorism and extremism.