YEMEN Press Agency

Yemeni delegation participates in funeral ceremonies of Iranian president

TEHRAN, May 22 (YPA) – A Yemeni delegation headed by the official spokesman for Ansarallah, head of the Sanaa negotiating delegation, Muhammad Abdusalam, participated on Wednesday in the official funeral ceremony for Iranian President Ibrahim Raisi and a number of senior Iranian officials who died in a recent plane crash.

Abdusalam expressed the sincere condolences of the Yemeni people and its political and revolutionary leadership to the Islamic Republic of Iran on the martyrdom of the president and his companions, stressing the depth of the fraternal relations that bind the two brotherly countries.

The funeral ceremony was held in the presence of a large crowd of Iranian officials and figures, in addition to Arab and international delegations who came from various parts of the world to express their sincere condolences and sympathy to the Iranian people in this great loss.