An Iranian flight has landed in Yemen’s capital, Sanaa, a day after officials from the Shi’ite-militia-controlled city signed an aviation agreement with Tehran.

An aviation official in Yemen told AFP the Iran Mahan Air flight arrived on March 1 with a medical aid team from the Iranian Red Crescent.

Senior Iranian diplomats were at the airport in Sanaa to welcome the flight, which was the first between the two countries in many years. […]