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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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Yemen Consultations in Sweden

Press Statement Heather Nauert Department Spokesperson Washington, DC December 4, 2018 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 ...
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STATEMENT BY SECRETARY POMPEO on the Passing of President George H. W. Bush

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson STATEMENT BY SECRETARY POMPEO December 1, 2018 On the Passing of President George H. W. Bush Devoted husband, loving father, steadfast friend, exemplary patriot: this is how I will always remember President George H. W. Bush. Whether he was serving in the skies over the Pacific during ...
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ECON QUAD Press Release

Senior officials and ambassadors of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, United States of America, and United Kingdom met in Riyadh on 14 November 2018 to identify key actions to rapidly address the economic and humanitarian situation in Yemen. To date, a number of steps have been taken to help Yemen’s economy and ...
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