Iran reiterates support for Yemeni territorial integrity, national sovereignty

Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham holds weekly press conference.

Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham holds weekly press conference.

TEHRAN (ISNA)- Iran once again reiterated that it would support territorial integrity and national sovereignty in Yemen and adopting a political solution to bring and end to crisis in the country.

“We back territorial integrity, national sovereignty and political solution in Yemen, and we believe that a political solution needs to be adopted to fill the political vacuum in Yemen,” Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham told reporters in a press conference on Wednesday.

She further noted that all Yemeni parties and groups should join the national talks, and that Iran supports the negotiations.

Afkham also called on regional and international communities to act without pressure and political motives to find a political solution to Yemen.

Elsewhere, regarding Argentinean Foreign Ministry’s request for discussing Amia case in nuclear talks by the US, she said, “The framework of nuclear talks is clear and it merely includes nuclear issue not other masters.”

Afkham also said that Amia is an internal issue, and “We reject meddling of certain countries in Argentinean issues.”

By ISNA