Tag: Ahmed Albanna

  • Houthis using key Yemen port to import arms: UAE envoy

    Houthis using key Yemen port to import arms: UAE envoy

    By Aroonim Bhuyan, New Delhi : The Houthis, the Shia majority armed group allegedly allied to Iran, is using a key port in war-torn Yemen to import arms instead of allowing in aid material, UAE Ambassador to India Ahmed Albanna has said. “The Houthis now are actually using the port of Hudaydah to import weapons…

  • India need not fear oil shortage: UAE envoy

    India need not fear oil shortage: UAE envoy

    By Aroonim Bhuyan, New Delhi : Even as the US-imposed sanctions on Iran has put India’s energy security in jeopardy, UAE Ambassador to India Ahmed Albanna has allayed fears of an oil shortage, saying his country as well as Saudi Arabia can fill in if supply from Iran is disrupted. “In the international market, the…