As U.N. mulls how to back Yemen truce, U.S. wants to call out Iran

FILE PHOTO: View of the Red Sea port of Hodeidah, Yemen November 23, 2018. REUTERS/Abduljabbar Zeyad

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United States wants the United Nations Security Council to condemn Iran in a draft resolution being negotiated to back a ceasefire deal in Yemen’s Hodeidah region, but Russia has rejected the move, diplomats said on Wednesday. After a week of U.N.-sponsored peace talks in Sweden, the Iranian-aligned Houthi group and […]

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