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United States | Yemen Quad Meeting in Warsaw

United States – The text of the following statement was released by the Foreign Ministers of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America. The Foreign Ministers of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, and the United States of … Continue reading United States | Yemen Quad Meeting in Warsaw

United States | Remarks at the Ministerial to Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East

United States – FOREIGN MINISTER CZAPUTOWICZ: Prime ministers, ministers, ladies and gentlemen, I am honored to welcome you at the Ministerial to Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East. The right time has come now to give a new impetus to the questions of peace and security in the region. The … Continue reading United States | Remarks at the Ministerial to Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East

United States | U.S. Condemns Deadly Houthi Drone Attack in Yemen

United States -The United States strongly condemns the January 10 Houthi drone attack on Republic of Yemen Government officers at a military parade at Al-Anad Air Base in Lahij. This attack contravenes the spirit of the Hudaydah ceasefire and the progress made last month at the UN-led talks in Sweden. We urge all sides to … Continue reading United States | U.S. Condemns Deadly Houthi Drone Attack in Yemen

CAIRO | Yemen’s information minister says rebel drone attack wounded 2 senior commanders, shows Houthis ‘not ready for peace’

CAIRO — Jan 10, 2019—Yemen’s information minister says rebel drone attack wounded 2 senior commanders, shows Houthis ‘not ready for peace’. By Associated Press

SANAA, Yemen | Truce brings hope for Yemen, but peace could prove elusive

SANAA, Yemen— A cease-fire on Tuesday halted months of heavy fighting in Yemen’s port city of Hodeida, raising hopes that the latest U.N.-led peace efforts can end the civil war and alleviate the world’s worst humanitarian crisis. But the truce in the Red Sea city remains fragile, and it’s unclear if the Saudi-backed government and … Continue reading SANAA, Yemen | Truce brings hope for Yemen, but peace could prove elusive

United States | Conclusion of Yemen Consultations in Sweden

United States – The United States commends participants from the Yemen consultations in Sweden for making progress on key initiatives, including a cease-fire and withdrawal of forces in Hudaydah, prisoner exchanges, and opening humanitarian corridors to the city of Taiz. Although many details remain subject to further discussion, these consultations between the Republic of Yemen … Continue reading United States | Conclusion of Yemen Consultations in Sweden

WASHINGTON | After Khashoggi murder, Senate debates US role in Yemen

WASHINGTON— The Senate is debating a resolution calling on the U.S. to pull assistance from the Saudi-led war in Yemen, a measure that has won new support in the aftermath of the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The Senate voted 60-39 on Wednesday to open debate on the resolution, signaling there is enough support … Continue reading WASHINGTON | After Khashoggi murder, Senate debates US role in Yemen

United States | Yemen Consultations in Sweden

United States – As consultations are set to commence between the Republic of Yemen Government and the Houthis in Sweden, the United States calls on parties to engage fully and genuinely, and cease any ongoing hostilities. The people of Yemen have suffered far too long. The parties owe it to their fellow Yemenis to seize … Continue reading United States | Yemen Consultations in Sweden