Yemen

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  • 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.

  • Al-Hudaydah 2019-01-14 10:49

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian

    Saudi-led coalition escalates attacks on Yemen, repeatedly violates al-Hudaydah truce

    TEHRAN - White over a month has passed since the cease-fire agreement in Stockholm over Yemen, the aggressive Arab coalition led by Saudi Arabia against the Yemeni continues to violate the cease-fire, especially in al-Hudaydah. This is despite the fact that the Yemeni resistance groups have not violated the ceasefire.

  • The U.S. wants to “incite” Iranians and this must be rejected 2019-01-12 12:09

    By Martin Love

    The U.S. wants to “incite” Iranians and this must be rejected

    NORTH CAROLINA - After a while a rational person begins to think Arabs, or at least Arab “leaders”, bar a handful of reasonably sane souls that includes Syria’s Assad and some others probably in Iraq and Lebanon, maybe in Kuwait and Qatar and even Yemen (it’s difficult to say, much less name names) are just flat stupid – especially when compared with most Iranians whatever their posture is towards the rule of Shia Muslim authorities in the Islamic Republic.

  • دیدار تیم های ملی فوتبال ایران و یمن 2019-01-07 21:35

    AFC Asian Cup: Five-star Iran down Yemen

    TEHRAN – Iran national football team started their AFC Asian Cup campaign with a 5-0 win over debutants Yemen at the Mohammed bin Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, the UAE on Monday.

  • Team Melli 2019-01-07 00:00

    Asian Cup: Iran not to underestimate debutants Yemen

    Iran won't make the mistake of underestimating Yemen while the tournament debutants won't be overawed when facing one of the Continent's biggest teams in their AFC Asian Cup Group D opener at the Mohammed bin Zayed Stadium on Monday.

  • MBS 2019/01/01

    By Bruce Riedel

    Mohammed bin Salman's awful year

    Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has had a tumultuous 2018. He has gone from being hailed a revolutionary who would bring a Saudi Arab Spring to being censured unanimously by the U.S. Senate for the premeditated murder of Jamal Khashoggi. The 33-year-old crown prince is now increasingly regarded as a dangerous and reckless despot implicated in war crimes and mass starvation. The Congress and media are likely to be more hostile in 2019. It has been a stunning fall from grace.

  • Jan Kocian 2019-01-01 14:55

    Yemen dream of beating Iran in Asian Cup: coach

    TEHRAN – Yemen national football team coach Jan Kocian says they can dream of victory over Iran in their 2019 AFC Asian Cup opener.

  • MBS 2018-12-31 11:33

    By Daniel Larison

    Mohammed bin Salman, regional menace

    Hisham Melhem has written a searing denunciation of Mohammed bin Salman (MBS)’s disastrous foreign policy record and his destabilizing domestic power grabs.

  • Darfur children 2018-12-31 07:10

    Envoy blasts media silence over Saudis’ deploying Darfur children in Yemen

    TEHRAN – Iran’s ambassador to London has blasted the foreign-based Persian-language media for their silence over the deployment of Darfur child soldiers at front line of war in Yemen.

  • On the Front Line of the Saudi War in Yemen: Child Soldiers From Darfur 2018-12-30 16:33

    On the Front Line of the Saudi War in Yemen: Child Soldiers From Darfur

    KHARTOUM, Sudan — The civil war in Darfur robbed Hager Shomo Ahmed of almost any hope. Raiders had stolen his family’s cattle, and a dozen years of bloodshed had left his parents destitute.

  • Iran won’t keep silent about JCPOA violations: Kharrazi 2018-12-23 21:15

    Yemen peace talks marks victory for Ansarullah: Kharrazi

    TEHRAN - Kamal Kharrazi, chief of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Policy, said on Sunday that the outcome of the Yemeni peace talks in Sweden was a victory for the Ansarullah resistance movement.

  • Hanan Elbadawi 2018-12-22 11:47

    By Javad Heirannia, Mehdi Zolfaghari

    UN hopes Hodeidah ceasefire would lead to end of Yemen's war

    TEHRAN– Hanan Elbadawi, Chief of Public Information at the Office of the UN Special Envoy for Yemen expressed hope that Hodeidah ceasefire would represent a huge breakthrough  on the way of resolving the conflict in Yemen, and would lead to the end of war in the impoverished country.

  • Bin Salman 2018/12/19

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Saudi-led coalition makes mockery of Yemen truce

    TEHRAN - After week-long marathon peace talks in Sweden, facilitated by the United Nations, Yemen’s warring parties agreed to an immediate ceasefire in Hodeidah city and the ports of Hodeidah, Ras Issa and Saleef, in a bid to resolve the country’s humanitarian crisis and scale down fighting.

  • Pakistan 2018-12-19 19:57

    Pakistan second worst in gender parity

    Pakistan has earned a dubious distinction for itself, becoming the second worst country in the world in terms of gender parity.

  • 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.