Iran sees Yemen ceasefire in coming hours: Tasnim news agency

April 21, 2015 9:24 AM

10 0

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran's deputy foreign minister said he was optimistic that a ceasefire in the Yemen conflict would be announced later on Tuesday, the Iranian Tasnim news agency reported.

Iran has consistently called for a halt to Saudi-led air strikes in Yemen, but representatives of the coalition that Riyadh leads and Western states have so far rejected its proposals, accusing it of supporting the Houthi rebel group.

Also read: Trump says he has reached decision on Iran deal: 'I'll let you know'

Read more

To category page

Loading...