State TV: Iran Backs Yemen Peace Talks
Iran backs U.N.-sponsored Yemen peace talks, Iranian state TV reported on Monday, saying Tehran was ready to help find a political solution.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry said in a statement, according to TV “Iran welcomes the talks in Sweden ... Tehran is ready to help international talks to end the crisis and underlines the importance of accelerating providing humanitarian aid to the people,."
Shi’ite Iran supports Houthi rebels in Yemen.
The talks could start on Wednesday, sources told Reuters.