Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari has held talks with UN envoy on Yemen Affairs Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed in Tehran.
During the Saturday negotiations, the UN envoy briefed JaberiAnsari on the latest humanitarian situation in Yemen and his recent consultations aimed at reactivating efforts to resolve the crisis in a political way.
He also called on Iran to support the UN’s efforts in this regard.
The Iranian diplomat, for his part, expressed concern over the serious humanitarian crisis in Yemen, and voiced Tehran’s support for the UN’s efforts to end the war and crisis in the Arab country.
Jaberi Ansari further highlighted the framework proposed by the Islamic Republic for political resolution of Yemen crisis and the principles which need to be considered in the path to settle the issue.
The two sides also exchanged views on new ideas for create openings in the current political deadlock.