Yemen

United States | Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With UN Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Yemen Martin Griffiths

United States – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan met today in Washington DC with UN Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Yemen Martin Griffiths. The Deputy Secretary thanked the Special Envoy for his dedication to renewed peace talks among all parties to the Yemen conflict. … Continue reading United States | Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With UN Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Yemen Martin Griffiths

United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Participation in the P5 Ministerial Breakfast

United States – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ Secretary Michael R. Pompeo met this morning with UN Secretary-General Guterres and his British, Chinese, French, and Russian counterparts as Permanent Members of the UN Security Council. Secretary Pompeo emphasized the importance of working together to address pressing global challenges. Secretary Pompeo emphasized the … Continue reading United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Participation in the P5 Ministerial Breakfast

United States | Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With Yemeni President Hadi

United States – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: On September 24, Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan met with Yemeni President Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadi on the margins of the United Nations General Assembly. The Deputy Secretary and the President discussed the political process and the dire humanitarian crisis in Yemen. … Continue reading United States | Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With Yemeni President Hadi

Santa Clara, CA. | STATEMENT: REP. KHANNA ON CNN REPORT: U.S. HAS FUELED THE WAR IN YEMEN

Santa Clara, CA. – In light of new CNN exclusive reporting that found the U.S. has made weapons linked to Yemen deaths since at least 2015, Rep. Khanna issued the below statement: “How can someone look at these photos and continue to support this war in Yemen? While this reporting just confirms what we already … Continue reading Santa Clara, CA. | STATEMENT: REP. KHANNA ON CNN REPORT: U.S. HAS FUELED THE WAR IN YEMEN

SANAA, Yemen | Rebels say airstrike hits radio station in Yemen, killing 4

SANAA, Yemen — A Yemeni rebel official says a suspected airstrike by a Saudi-led coalition fighting the Shiite rebels hit a local radio station in the Red Sea port province of Hodeida, killing at least four people. The minister of information in the pro-rebel government, Abdel-Salam Gabir, said three security guards and an employee were … Continue reading SANAA, Yemen | Rebels say airstrike hits radio station in Yemen, killing 4

SANAA, Yemen | Saudi Arabia: Yemeni rebel missile shot down, 26 wounded

SANAA, Yemen — Saudi Arabia shot down a missile fired across the border by Yemen’s Houthi rebels but the shrapnel wounded 26 civilians, the kingdom’s official news agency reported. The rebels, known as Houthis, fired the missile into southern Najran province late Wednesday, where it was intercepted, the agency reported. Meanwhile, the rebel-run Al-Masirah TV … Continue reading SANAA, Yemen | Saudi Arabia: Yemeni rebel missile shot down, 26 wounded