Home » IT

Saudi Arabia Threatens Iran, Blaming Them for Yemeni Missiles

30 March, 2018, 00:22 | Author: Janis Wilson
  • Saudi Arabia Threatens Iran, Blaming Them for Yemeni Missiles

Saudi Arabia has been leading an aerial bombing campaign in support of the government and against the Iranian-backed Houthi rebels.

The Minister of State, Cabinet's member and Acting Minister of Culture and Information, Dr. Essam bin Saad bin Saeed, said in a statement to Saudi Press Agency (SPA) following the session that the Cabinet praised US President Donald Trump's appreciation to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, upon his meeting with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Vice President of the Council of Ministers, and Minister of Defense during his current official visit to the US.

He denied that his country has supplied missiles to the Yemeni Houthi militants who target Saudi Arabia's inner posts.

"Iran is the appendicitis in the body of the world and should fix itself or else the world will fix the Iranian situation", spokesman Colonel Turki al-Malki said. It's mere propaganda to boost the threat of Iran and the Houthis. While liked by some diplomats during his term, he irritated many others with his strong-arm approach to diplomacy.

"Iran has enabled the conflict in Yemen to spill into neighboring countries and undermines worldwide efforts to resolve the conflict, exacerbating the suffering of the Yemeni people".

Yemen's war fits into a broader decades-long struggle for supremacy between Middle East powerhouses Iran and Saudi Arabia, which fund and train proxy forces in Iraq, Syria and Lebanon and accuse each other of backing terrorism.

More news: Afghanistan Thrash West Indies to Win by 7 Wickets

The Saudi-led coalition revealed on Monday "evidence" of the Iranian role in trafficking weapons to Yemen.

Military escalation in response to the latest rocket salvo could mean more coalition air strikes - which have been widely criticised for killing civilians - or mobilising the Saudi National Guard from a mostly static position along the border to undertake a concerted ground assault inside northern Yemen.

"They may make similar moves in order to be seen to be doing something, but it won't really change the dynamics of the conflict", said Jane Kinninmont, Middle East expert at Chatham House in London.

Khoshrou called on the Muslin world and the worldwide community to pressure Saudi Arabia to stop war in Yemen. By turning up the heat on Iran, the Trump administration can provoke the regime in Tehran to increase its engagement in conflicts across the broader Middle East that have already intensified in unsafe ways over the past five years.

The top general said the Yemeni nation has come under military aggression, and hence, it is resisting the aggressors.

Iran's ambassador to the United Nations has rejected baseless Saudi allegations of Tehran sending missiles to Yemen, urging the regime in Riyadh to stop "warmongering" and engage, instead, in dialog with its neighbor.


  • Google acquires Tenor to make GIFs mainstream in its image search

    Google acquires Tenor to make GIFs mainstream in its image search

    What Tenor is best known for, however, is its integration into third-party apps, the most notable being Facebook Messenger . " Tenor will help us do this more effectively in Google Images as well as other products that use GIFs, like Gboard ".
    Brazil vs Germany: Jesus hits the winner

    Brazil vs Germany: Jesus hits the winner

    But we like the look of Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus to be this evening's first goalscorer at 4/1 with Sun Bets. The only issue will be the goalkeeping position but it is nothing that can't be dealt with.
    Woman bites Beyoncé on the face

    Woman bites Beyoncé on the face

    The interview updates a previous mention Tiffany gave in an interview about the superstar, in which she went into less detail. It took place at an Inglewood, California after-party following a Jay-Z show.
  • Brighter, warmer today, rain chances tonight

    Brighter, warmer today, rain chances tonight

    This will allow our temperatures to get around 60F, which is much cooler than where we should be for this time of the year. The forecast for Opening Day at Comerica Park on Thursday against the Pittsburgh Pirates comes with good and bad news.
    SoftBank builds world's largest solar power plant

    SoftBank builds world's largest solar power plant

    It is said that SoftBank aims to invest 15 billion Dollars in a new city, Neom, which the Prince plans to build on the Red Sea. The sale of about a 5 per cent stake in oil giant Saudi Arabian Oil Co is expected to provide more funds.
    Yankees' Greg Bird dealing with inflamed right foot

    Yankees' Greg Bird dealing with inflamed right foot

    But the Mariners would've needed to keep Ford on their 25-man roster the entire season or else offer him back to the Yankees . Bird hit.244/.426/.512 with three home runs in 13 games during the Yankees' postseason run previous year .
  • Huawei's P20 is a shiny, extravagant phone

    Huawei's P20 is a shiny, extravagant phone

    That is paired with a 767MHz Mali-G72 MP12 GPU , 6GB of RAM , a generous 128GB of storage, and a 4000mAh battery in the P20 Pro . Breaking that down, it's 24MP for the front-facing camera, 8MP for the telephoto, 40MP for the RGB, and 20MP for the monochrome.
    Kansas girl at centre of 1954 school segregation ruling dies

    Kansas girl at centre of 1954 school segregation ruling dies

    However, despite shyness, Brown was a member of living history who traveled the country, sharing her monumental experience. Linda's parents are from Topeka, the capital city of the USA state of Kansas and the seat of Shawnee County.
    Why I couldn't be happier about Chelsea's visit from Tottenham - Pat Nevin

    Why I couldn't be happier about Chelsea's visit from Tottenham - Pat Nevin

    The 27-year-old has played 41 times for the Blues this season, netting on 15 occasions and providing another 11 assists. "No.9, No.10 - I can play left-back if the manager wants, no problem", Goal .com quotes Hazard as saying.
  • Memorial for French terror attack victims

    Memorial for French terror attack victims

    One of the officers was shot in the shoulder but the injury is not life-threatening, a police spokesman told the news service. The man first hijacked a vehicle in Carcassonne, killing a passenger and injuring the driver, before shooting a policeman.
    Logitech Crayon and Rugged Combo 2 Are Only for Classrooms

    Logitech Crayon and Rugged Combo 2 Are Only for Classrooms

    The so-called "digital pencil" sports an 8-hour battery life and instantly connects to an iPad without the need to pair. At half the price, the Crayon is a great alternative to the Apple Pencil, if you're okay with the chunkier design .
    China Urged to Buy More US Chips

    China Urged to Buy More US Chips

    "We are prepared to defend our legitimate rights and interests", said a statement on the website of China's commerce ministry. For many years, they had free reign; they don't have free reign anymore.


India China Joint Economic Group Meeting Begins Today
In October, India and the USA also failed to issue a joint statement under the trade policy forum dialogue owing to unresolved differences.

Huawei unveils P20, P20 Pro, Mate RS and FreeBuds
Huawei has unveiled two new smartphones, the P20 and P20 Pro , which will be made available in Malaysia next week. With all these, we get a 3,400 mAh battery and support for Huawei Super Charge technology as well.

Australia call Matt Renshaw for fourth and final Test against South Africa
Australian squad have been hit hard by the ball-tampering incident which took place during third Test match. Nonetheless, it caused a ball-tampering incident to remove Bancroft from the team, and bring back Renshaw.

Markets Right Now: Tech, bank stocks lead U.S. indexes higher
ENERGY: Benchmark U.S. crude added 17 cents to $65.72 a barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Microsoft was the biggest gainer in the 30-company Dow and the Standard & Poor's 500 index , climbing almost 8 percent.

Weather Forecast: Unsettled and cooler weather continues
A more tranquil weather pattern will return from Good Friday through Easter Sunday as high pressure builds over the Southeast. Thursday: Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance for snow early in the morning and a few sprinkles in the early afternoon.

Remington Files For Bankruptcy Amid Student-Led Gun Reform Protests
Remington and other gunmakers have suffered from slumping sales in the past year as fears of stricter gun laws have faded. It now employs 3,500 people and is among the largest American manufacturers of ammunition and firearms.

Shopping centre fire kills at least 37 in Russian Federation
At least 40 of those missing were children, according to local news agencies and it is believed that children are among the dead. Kemerovo - which is home to around half a million people - is located in western Siberia, around 3,600km east of Moscow .

Rams' first-round pick available in Odell Beckham Jr. trade talks
Get daily prep sports headlines from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email. In his first three seasons, he had 288 receptions for 4,122 yards and 35 touchdowns.

Yankees' Bird to see foot specialist
He was optioned to the RailRiders on Wednesday, but was having a strong spring, batting.270 with four home runs in 14 games. Boone said he's confident Austin can fill the void at first. "We'll play the match-up game pretty much each and every day".

Chrome in a new form for education: Acer Chromebook Tab 10
The iPhone maker is hosting a special education-focused event that promises "creative new ideas for teachers and students". They can make updates, configure apps, as well as manage extensions and policies with the Chrome Education license1.