Houthi

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  • Yemeni children standing outside a tent at a makeshift camp for Internally Displaced Persons after west of Marib city, on 8 May 2016. (Photo: AFP) 2020-03-11 12:37

    By Salman Parviz

    Resurgence of violence as Saudi-Houthi talks collapse

    Houthis capture strategic Al-Hazan city, 70,000 displaced

    Informal talks between Saudi Arabia and the Houthis began last September but the resurgence of violence since January has shattered the calm. The United Nations has been trying to re-launch political negotiations between Saudi Arabia and the Houthi movement.

  • A screengrab from footage Yemen-based Al Masirah TV purportedly shows soldiers surrendering to anti-Saudi forces near the Saudi Arabia-Yemen border. 2019-10-06 12:05

    By Alireza Hashemi

    Hoist by its own petard: How Saudi Arabia was pushed against the wall in Yemen

    Tehran - A spate of fruitful Yemeni operations against Saudi Arabia has underscored transformation of anti-Saudi forces into an obstinate actor gaining in military sophistication, increasing pressure on Riyadh to acknowledge what described as a democracy-promotion campaign has only diminished its influence in Yemen and sullied its reputation globally. 

  • Yemeni Houthis Plan to Attack Some 300 Targets in Saudi Arabia, UAE 2019-05-20 15:42

    Yemeni Houthis plan to attack some 300 targets in Saudi Arabia, UAE

    On Tuesday, Saudi Arabia's oil facilities were attacked by drones. Later in the day, the Houthi movement claimed responsibility for the attacks calling them their largest military operation conducted since the armed conflict in Yemen began in 2015.

  • The last breath of Al-Saud in Yemen 2019-01-24 01:27

    By Farzad Farhadi

    Why Yemen matters to Saudi Arabia and the West

    TEHRAN - Yemen is one of the most populous countries on the Arabian Peninsula. With a population that is 35 percent Shia, Saudi Arabia has also been concerned by what it sees as Iranian meddling in Yemen. Saudi Arabia has worried that the presence of Iran in Yemen could be risky for Sunni order, especially along part of its 1,800-kilometer border with Yemen.

  • Jordan 2019-01-15 16:55

    Jordan to host Yemeni peace talks

     Jordan said on Tuesday that it agreed to host a meeting between the Yemeni government and the Houthis to discuss an agreement to exchange prisoners and detainees.

  • UN special envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths 2019-01-06 14:25

    UN envoy to Yemen arrives in Sanaa to discuss Hudaydah

    UN special envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths on Saturday arrived in the Yemeni capital Sanaa to discuss ways to implement the Stockholm agreement between Yemeni government and Houthi rebels.

  • 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.

  •  Yemeni children 2018-08-11 12:31

    By staff & agencies

    Innocent Yemeni children perish in Saudi strike, UN chief calls for investigation

    The United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has condemned a recent deadly airstrike by the House of Saud regime warplanes on a bus carrying Yemeni school children, calling for an independent investigation into the case.

  • Mike Pompeo 2018-07-01 12:02

    By M.A. Saki

    Blaming Iran for the sufferings of Yemenis is laughable

    Mike Pompeo, the U.S. secretary of states, claimed on June 28 that Iran is “prolonging suffering of the Yemeni people” by supporting Houthi rebels.

  • Hudaydah 2018-06-26 17:05

    Ansarullah movement: Saudi regime-led forces bogged down outside Hudaydah

    Yemen's Ansarullah (Houthi) movement fighters have dismissed reports that the Saudi regime-led forces have seized the airport in the port city of Hudaydah, saying the aggressors are on the retreat on all front lines.

  • Saudi Arabia 2018-06-18 12:58

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian

    Saudis’ lies over domination of Al Hudaydah

    TEHRAN - On Saturday, some media outlets in the Saudi alliance, such as al Arabiya and Al-Hadath, in an organized and pre-planned attempt, reported that Saudi-led coalition had taken control of Yemeni port of Al Hudaydah.

  • Yemen 2018-06-13 12:15

    By Eric Zuesse

    America’s Genocide in Yemen Starts Tuesday

    The Houthis in Yemen are expected to start being slaughtered en-masse on June 12th. The U.S.-Saudi-UAE plan is to destroy the Yemenese port city of Al Hudaydah, which is the only entry-way by which food reaches approximately seven million Shiites, members of the Houthi tribe, who occupy the western third of Yemen, and who had recently ruled all of Yemen.

  • Leader of Yemen's Houthi Ansarullah movement Abdul Malik Badreddin al-Houthi (Photo by al-Masirah television network) 2018-03-24 13:44

    Saudi Arabia will eventually fail in Yemen just like in Syria, Iraq: Houthi

    Leader of Yemen's Houthi Ansarullah movement Abdul Malik Badreddin al-Houthi has stressed that Saudi Arabia will finally fail in its all-out military aggression against its conflict-ridden southern neighbor as it failed in Syria and Yemen.

  • جنگ و گرسنگی در یمن 2018-03-19 08:53

    End the crazy war on Yemen

    On March 26, 215, a coalition of Arab states, led by Saudi Arabia, launched a military air campaign against the Houthi rebels in Yemen. Exactly seven days from now marks three years since the Saudis started pounding Yemen.

  • UN expected to vote on Iran for alleged arms violation 2018-02-26 08:34

    UN expected to vote on Iran for alleged arms violation

    TEHRAN – The UN Security Council is expected to vote on Monday on a British-drafted resolution that would condemn Iran for allegedly violating a UN arms embargo against Yemen.

  • Riyadh 2017-12-19 15:33

    Houthis fire missile at Saudi royal palace

    Yemen's Houthi rebels say they have fired a ballistic missile targeting the Saudi royal palace in Riyadh.

  • missile yemen 2017-12-09 20:49

    Foreign Policy claims Iranian, American-made parts in Houthi missiles 

    On November 4, a Yemeni tribal group called Houthi launched a short-range ballistic missile from a remote valley in the northwestern governorate of Amran over 1,000 miles to the outskirts of Saudi Arabia’s capital, its warhead exploding on the edge of the King Khalid International Airport.

  • تشدید بحران انسانی در یمن‎ 2017-12-04 18:31

    Iran calls on Yemeni groups to hold dialogue

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Sunday that the Yemeni groups should hold dialogue and prevent foreign interference.

  • Saudi Arabia 2017-06-24 09:36

    By David Hearst

    Saudi Arabia’s prince of chaos

    The final act of the palace coup I have been writing about since King Salman took over has just been completed.

  • Trump-Saudi 2017-05-24 10:24

    By Alex Ward

    What America’s new arms deal with Saudi Arabia says about the Trump administration

    President Trump has just announced the sale of a whopping $110 billion to Saudi Arabia which includes “tanks and helicopters for border security, ships for coastal security, intelligence-gathering aircraft, a missile-defense radar system, and cybersecurity tools,” reports ABC News. It forms part of a 10-year, $350 billion agreement in a “strategic vision” between the two countries, reports the Washington Post.

  • جنگ در یمن‎ 2017-03-29 16:25

    Insecurity, regional terrorism originate from Saudi radicalism: Iran

    TEHRAN – Iran has rejected accusations that it is imperiling the security of the Middle East, saying regional insecurity and terrorism originates from Saudi Arabia’s radicalism and extremism.

  • انصارالله یمن 2017-03-21 18:19

    Ansarullah Urges UAE to Leave Saudi-Led Coalition against Yemen

    TEHRAN – Yemen's Houthi Ansarullah Movement called on the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to reconsider its position on Yemen and leave the Saudi-led coalition that has killed thousands of civilians in the impoverished Arab country.

  • Yemmen army 2017-02-06 21:37

    Iran says Yemenis use missile technology dating to Soviet era

    TEHRAN – On Monday, Iran vehemently dismissed claims it was supplying weapons to the Houthis in Yemen, the militia group fighting the Saudi-backed government, saying they borrowed their technology from the Soviet Union.

  • عبدالملک الحوثی 2017-01-28 14:55

    Riyadh Intensifying Attacks on Yemen to Toady to Washington: Houthi Leader

    TEHRAN – The secretary general of Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement slammed the Saudi regime for its increased attacks on the Arabian Peninsula country, saying Riyadh is trying to toady to new US President Donald Trump.

  • Mohammed bin Salman 2017-01-07 16:37

    By Patrick Cockburn

    Saudi Arabia's dream of becoming dominant Muslim power in world has gone down in flames

    As recently as two years ago, Saudi Arabia's half century-long effort to establish itself as the main power among Arab and Islamic states looked as if it was succeeding. A U.S. state department paper sent by former secretary of state, Hillary Clinton, in 2014 and published by Wikileaks spoke of the Saudis and Qataris as rivals competing “to dominate the Sunni world”.

  • 02sp1 yemen 400.jpg 2016-10-09 16:07

    Iran: Saudi rulers must be taken to court for war crime in Yemen

    Iran’s security chief says United States is an accomplice by arming Saudis

  • 02br5 qassemi.jpg 2016-10-06 14:42

    Iran: U.S. guilty of arming Saudis against Yemen 

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman has denied claims by a U.S. official that a missile used by Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah fighters to destroy an Emirati military vessel was made by Iran.