Yemen’s Ansarullah slammed UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres's decision to add the resistance movement to its annual blacklist of parties violating children's rights, describing the measure as “disgraceful”.
The spokesman for Yemen's Ansarullah resistance movement said the United States is pursuing its own interests and plots in the Arab country under the guise of humanitarian issues, and is by no means serious about ending the Saudi-led military aggression and siege against the Yemeni nation.
The Pentagon said Friday it was cutting the number of troops and air defense units deployed to the Middle East, confirming a Wall Street Journal report that eight Patriot batteries were being moved out from the region.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman strongly rejected “baseless and repetitive” allegations in the final statement of the latest meeting of the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (PGCC), noting that the council has been taken hostage by "a raucous minority" of its member states.
International rights groups and organizations, including Amnesty International, lambasted Saudi Arabia for executing a Shia youth over alleged participation in peaceful protests against the regime in Riyadh when he was a minor.