Foreign Minister: Houthis have strong ties with IRGC
Alsahwah.net- Foreign Minister Abu Bakr Al-Qirbi
has affirmed that the Houthi group has a strong ties with Iranian Revolutionary
Guard Corps (IRGC), pointing out, in remarks to Al-Watan Newspaper, that Tehran trains the Houthis and provide
them with weapons, equipments and funds.
He further said that Iran supports
other groups in Yemen, affirming that such support pose concerns to Yemenis.
Al-Qirbi had previously accused Iran
of interfering in Yemen’s affairs, stressing that any Iranian cooperation with
Yemeni political sides is unacceptable.
The US Ambassador to Yemen Gerald
Feierstein frequently cautioned against Iranian intervention in Yemen,
indicating thatIran seeks to spark
troubles in Yemen through supporting the Saada-based Houthi group.