The spokesman once again rejected the accusations of alleged military support for the Houthi rebels, stating that Iran only supports the resistance against the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen through political and humanitarian means.
"Reacting to a statement released Friday by the White House, the spokesman of the ministry of foreign Affairs of iran, Bahram Ghassemi, believes that this text proves clearly and without any doubt the participation and the responsibility of America in the atrocities committed by saudi Arabia in Yemen".
In its press release, the american presidency, ensures that the U.s. remains "committed to supporting saudi Arabia and all [its] partners in the Gulf against aggression and flagrant violations of global law which is guilty of the Guardians of the islamic Revolution iranians", the military elite of iran, including in Yemen.
"In early November, saudi Arabia has accused Iran of" aggression direct" against its territory after the rebels yemeni houthis (shiites) had fired a missile from long range on the saudi arabian authorities say they have neutralized near the global airport of Riyadh.
Tehran and Riyadh cut diplomatic relations in January 2016 after Iranian protestors stormed Saudi diplomatic missions in reaction to Riyadh's execution of a prominent Shi'ite cleric.
His remarks came after a White House statement, on Friday, which praised Saudi Arabia for allowing humanitarian aid to enter Yemen through a port and via air to the nation's capital city, while accused Iran of exploiting "the grave humanitarian crisis" to "advance its regional ambitions".
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Accusing Washington to relay the allegations "totally unfounded" against Iran, Mr. Ghassemi complains that Washington "supports openly by words, the continuation of the atrocities in gruesome acts committed by" Arabia and Yemen. From march 2015, a military coalition of arab, headed by Riyadh's entry into the war on the side of the loyalist forces.
Last month, the United Nations put the coalition on its blacklist for killing and maiming 683 children during the conflict previous year and carrying out 38 verified attacks on schools and hospitals.
A report published in mid-November by the Congressional Research Service showed that Riyadh had signed arms deals worth more than Dollars 65 billion (55 billion euros) with the United States between 2009 and 2016.
"Since 2015, the US-trained Saudi military has used US- origin weaponry, United States logistical assistance, and shared intelligence in support of military operations in Yemen", it said.
Both parties in the Yemen conflict stand accused of neglecting civilian safety. The strict naval and aerial blockade, imposed on Yemen by the Saudi-led coalition has drastically worsened the humanitarian situation in the country.
This is published unedited from the PTI feed.
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