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Secretary Blinken’s Meeting with Yemen Foreign Minister Bin Mubarak

READOUT OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON MAY 17, 2022 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met today with Yemeni Foreign Minister Ahmed bin Mubarak and reiterated the United States’ commitment to support the end of the conflict in Yemen, and a stable, safe, and prosperous future for Yemenis. ...
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U.S. Special Envoy Tim Lenderking’s Remarks Safer Pledging Conference Hosted by the UN and the Netherlands

As delivered Thank you very much to the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the United Nations for the invitation to give remarks at the Pledging Conference and for hosting this important event. The United States commends UN Humanitarian Coordinator for Yemen David Gressly for leading the international community to find an immediate and durable solution ...
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Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate

Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate, on the Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Yemen MAY 09, 2022 Dear Madam Speaker: (Dear Madam President:)Section 202(d) of the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1622(d)) provides for the automatic termination of a national emergency unless, within ...
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Secretary Blinken’s Call with Yemeni Presidential Leadership Council President Al-Alimi

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with Yemeni Presidential Leadership Council President Dr. Rashad al-Alimi.  Secretary Blinken congratulated President al-Alimi on his new position and welcomed the gathering in Aden this week of the Council, Cabinet, House of Representatives, and Shura Council.  The Secretary underscored the importance of an ...
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