Yemen war


  • ‘Shameful milestone’ in Yemen as 10,000 children killed from violence 2021-10-20 18:33

    ‘Shameful milestone’ in Yemen as 10,000 children killed from violence

    TEHRAN - UNICEF spokesperson James Elder has just returned from Yemen and has more grim news about children living in what the United Nations describes as the world’s worst humanitarian crisis. Addressing a press briefing in Geneva, he says, “The Yemen conflict has just hit another shameful milestone: 10,000 children have been killed or maimed since Saudi Arabia’s bombing campaign started in March 2015. That’s the equivalent of four children every day.”

  • Saudis “serious” in talks with Iran 2021-10-15 17:30

    Saudis “serious” in talks with Iran

    TEHRAN - Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister has said the kingdom is “serious” about talks with Iran, signaling Riyadh’s desire to repair relations between the two sides following multiple offers by Iran to ease tensions with a number of initiatives that Tehran has publicly announced and presented the international arena.

  • Joost R. Hiltermann 2021-10-11 21:58

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Double standards on human rights are the norm, not the exception: expert

    TEHRAN - MENA Program Director at the International Crisis Group says that double standard on human rights has turned to a norm and no longer is an exception as great states in the world sponsor futile wars, especially in Yemen.

  • Spox 2021-08-22 21:33

    Tehran denies Iranian national killed in Yemen

    TEHRAN – Iran has dismissed remarks by a member of the resigned government of Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi claiming that an Iranian national has been killed in Yemen, calling it “basically false.”

  • Iran 2021-08-09 21:50

    Iran says Saudi Arabia still seeking military solution to Yemen crisis

    TEHRAN – Iran on Monday expressed regret that Saudi Arabia still pursues a military solution to the Yemen crisis, saying that this approach will result in nothing other than death and destruction. 

  • Yemen 2021-07-18 21:21

    PM Saleh bin Habtoor praises Iran’s position toward Yemen

    TEHRAN — Iranian Ambassador to Yemen Hassan Irloo met with Abdul Aziz Saleh bin Habtoor, the prime minister of the Yemeni National Salvation Government, in Sanaa on Saturday.

  • Khaji 2021-07-14 02:04

    Iranian, Swedish diplomats discuss Yemen crisis in Tehran

    TEHRAN – A senior Iranian diplomat has met with a Swedish diplomat in charge of following the crisis in Yemen.

  • Yemen War 2021-07-12 20:29

    Report reveals Saudi crimes against Yemenis

    TEHRAN – A human rights group monitoring the Yemen situation has revealed a shocking amount of damage caused by Saudi Arabia during its war in the Arab country.

  • Yemeni War 2021-06-06 20:40

    Oman embarks on new Yemen diplomacy

    TEHRAN – In a rare public visit, a high-ranking Omani delegation from the Royal Office arrived in Sanaa Saturday to renew diplomatic efforts aimed at bringing peace to war-torn Yemen after international efforts in that regard failed to bridge the gap between the warring sides in Yemen. 

  • International conference on law and armed conflicts to be held in Qom 2021-05-02 17:31

    International conference on law and armed conflicts to be held in Qom

    A conference on Yemen war and International Law of Armed Conflicts to be held in Qom on 06 May 2021.

  • الطيران اليمني المسير 2021-04-11 20:02

    Yemeni forces launch retaliatory drone strike against Saudi airport, air base

    Yemeni armed forces and fighters from allied Popular Committees have separately carried out fresh retaliatory airstrikes against Saudi Arabia, targeting military aircraft hangars at an airport in the kingdom’s southern Jizan region and an air base in Asir.

  • Saudi- Yemen 2021-03-08 21:48

    U.S. provides Saudis with opportunity for face-saving exit from Yemen quagmire

    A blessing in disguise

    TEHRAN – The Biden administration has ramped up diplomatic pressure on the Saudis to convince them into bringing an end to the Yemen war.

  • Saudi-Yemen 2021-03-01 21:29

    Yemeni forces advance toward Marib despite U.S.-backed Saudi brutal campaign

    A Saudi-American fiasco

    TEHRAN – Yemen’s government forces have launched a liberation campaign to capture the strategic province of Marib while initiating a new operation against Saudi Arabia, a move that indicates the growing capabilities of the Sanaa government despite the Saudi-led war on Yemen.

  • یحیی سریع 2021-02-28 18:15

    Yemenis target Saudi soil with 15 UAVs and ballistic missile

    Yemeni forces targeted the Saudi soil with 15 UAVs and a ballistic missile on Saturday night, the spokesman for the Yemeni Armed Forces Brigadier General Yahya Saree says.

  • Yemen war 2021-02-08 10:12

    By Payman Yazdani

    Will Biden end support to war in Yemen or cut Trump funding?

    TEHRAN – US President in a humanitarian gesture claims that he wants to end US support to the Saudi war in Yemen but his real intention and motives are under question.

  • UN envoy 2021-02-07 21:01

    UN envoy on Yemen visits Iran to discuss political solution

    TEHRAN - The United Nations special envoy on Yemen, Martin Griffiths, began a two-day visit to Iran on Sunday to discuss issues related to the Yemen crisis.

  • جنگ یمن 2020-12-01 23:23

    UN says 233,000 killed in Yemen war in last 6 years

    The UN Tuesday said the conflict in Yemen has claimed 233,000 lives over the last six years.

  • Matthew Gordon Bnaks 2020-08-14 14:46

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Key Western states turn blind eye to rights violations by friends: ex-British MP

    TEHRAN – Matthew Gordon-Banks, a former British Conservative MP and senior research fellow at the UK Defense Academy says certain western countries try to “turn a blind eye” to gross human rights violations by their friends in the Persian Gulf region.

  • Yemen 2020-02-28 19:56

    Iran underscores peaceful settlement of conflict in Yemen

    TEHRAN- Iran’s deputy foreign minister for legal and international affairs on Wednesday underscored Tehran’s long-held policy that a comprehensive Yemeni-Yemeni dialogue would be the best choice to put an immediate end to the crisis in Yemen.

  • Aramco 2020-01-03 14:30

    By Salman Parviz

    Riyadh’s Aramco struggle

    On the surface Aramco’s blockbuster IPO might seem like a sure bet. But investors who are looking to put their money into world’s most profitable company have to factor a number of risks before rolling the dice.

  • Riyadh -Yemen 2019-12-02 14:44

    By Farzad Farhadi

    Will Riyadh end its invasion into Yemen?

    TEHRAN – A military coalition, led by Saudi Arabia, the UAE and the U.S., has launched a war against Yemen since March 26, 2015. The war has so far failed to meet its desired goals.

  • Khaji 2019-11-13 20:40

    Iran reiterates peaceful settlement of crisis in Yemen 

    TEHRAN – Ali Asqar Khaji, a senior aide to the Iranian foreign minister, on Wednesday underscored Tehran’s long-held policy that a comprehensive Yemeni-Yemeni dialogue will be the best choice to put an immediate end to the crisis in Yemen.

  • Zarif urges end to killing of Yemeni civilians 2019-10-29 18:43

    Zarif urges end to killing of Yemeni civilians

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said the Yemeni crisis should be resolved through diplomacy, urging an end to the killing of Yemeni civilians by the Saudi-led aggression.

  • YEMEN 2019-09-24 19:13

    By Farzad Farhadi

    The continuance of Riyadh’s false claims against Iran instead of stopping the Yemen war

    TEHRAN - What has troubled Riyadh officials is inefficiency in American Patriot system, and The U.S. positions, as the Saudi Arabia expected to receive more support. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo affirmed the failure of air defense system. 

  • Yemen 2019-07-14 12:32

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    The failure of Yemen invaders

    TEHRAN - It has been four years since the Yemen war started, but the Saud Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and other invaders have not been able to succeed even in a small part of their plans in Yemen. The bravery and resistance of Yemenis has now forced UAE to leave the battle field, even though the country has been among the main invaders of Yemen for years. 

  • Trump 2019-07-10 11:43

    By Hamid R. Gholamzadeh

    Trump’s way out of Iran issue lies out of bilateral issues

    TEHRAN - Days, after Iranian forces downed an intruding American drone over the Iranian airspace, the stories of latest developments and stances of the two sides, are still making the headlines across the world. Third parties are inviting both Iran and the United States to show restraint and deescalate the tension. Whereas the first news released on the earliest hours on Thursday wreaked sort of havoc, increasing concerns over eruption of any war in an already volatile region, further details coming outcast a light on the events proving showing how the shooting has apparently prevented a disastrous war. 

  • Jeremy Hunt 2019-06-16 11:54

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    London’s costly mistake in following U.S. foreign policy

    United Kingdom Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt once again accused Iran of being behind the explosions off the port of Fujairah in the Gulf of Oman. 

  • ژان ایو لودریان وزیر خارجه فرانسه 2019-05-28 19:33

    French hypocrisy toward Yemen war

    TEHRAN- French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on Tuesday reiterated calls for Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to end a conflict in Yemen that he described as a “dirty war”.

  • Donald Trump 2019-04-17 13:34

    Trump vetoes resolution on ending U.S. involvement in Yemen war

    U.S. President Donald Trump has vetoed a congressional resolution to end American support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen, which has so far claimed thousands of innocent lives and left the impoverished nation struggling with the biggest humanitarian crisis in the world.

  • Richard Anderson Falk 2018-12-23 11:34

    By Javad Heirannia

    The atmosphere is not conducive to sustaining agreements about Yemen: Falk

    TEHRAN - Richard Anderson Falk, professor emeritus of international law at Princeton University “The opening of the port cities of Al Hudaydah and Sanaa, both covered by the Stockholm Agreement, handle up to 80% of humanitarian imports of food and medicine. At this point, according to the most reliable international sources, 17.8 million Yemenis out of a population of 22.2 million are on the brink of starvation.”