UN Secretary-General António Guterres and Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday called for putting an end to the war in Yemen.

Iran PressIran news: In a telephone conversation initiated by Guterres, the two sides discussed commencing a political dialogue.

Guterres elaborated on the latest measures taken to end the war in Yemen and to establish justice in the country.

He also thanked Iran for initiatives taken to help launch peace in the country.

Zarif, for his part, voiced Iran’s support for the UN’s measures to launch a fair peace, calling for putting an end to the war, lifting the siege, and providing humanitarian aid to the Yemeni people.

Iran's top diplomat also expressed hope that everyone would witness the stability of this country by holding inter-Yemeni talks and forming an inclusive government.