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Remarks at a UN Security Council Briefing on the Situation in Yemen

Ambassador Jonathan Cohen U.S. Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations U.S. Mission to the United Nations January 9, 2019 Thank you, Mr. President. And thank you, Under-Secretary-General Lowcock, Special Envoy Griffiths, for your briefings and for your excellent work to achieve and implement the agreements reached in Stockholm. We also deeply appreciate General Cammaert’s ...
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U.S. Condemns Deadly Houthi Drone Attack in Yemen  

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson   Official  UNCLASSIFIED   For Immediate Release  STATEMENT BY ROBERT PALLADINO, DEPUTY SPOKESPERSON January 11, 2019    U.S. Condemns Deadly Houthi Drone Attack in Yemen   The United States strongly condemns the January 10 Houthi drone attack on Republic of Yemen Government officers at a military parade at ...
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Conclusion of Yemen Consultations in Sweden

Press Statement Michael R. Pompeo Secretary of State Washington, DC December 13, 2018 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 ...
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Joint Statement by Ambassadors to Yemen from the Security Council Permanent Member States

The Ambassadors to Yemen from the five permanent member states of the United Nations Security Council (China, France, Russia, United Kingdom and the United States) followed closely the consultations in Stockholm led by the Secretary General’s Special Envoy for Yemen, Martin Griffiths, and engaged throughout the process with representatives of the Government of Yemen and ...
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