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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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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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