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G10 Statement Welcoming Cabinet Formation

November 7, 2014 The Group of Ten Ambassadors welcomes today’s cabinet formation announcement as an important step in meeting the aspirations of the Yemeni people through a capable, technocratic-based government that will work to address the numerous economic, humanitarian, political, and security challenges facing Yemen today.  We encourage all parties and political elements to offer ...
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U.S. Embassy Statement on Assassination of Dr. Al-Mutawakil

November 2, 2014 The United States condemns the assassination of Dr. Mohammad Abdulmalik al-Mutawakil, Secretary-General of the Union of Popular Forces, and expresses its condolences to his family.  We urge the Yemeni government to conduct a full investigation that brings to justice those responsible for this crime. Yemen’s challenges—particularly now—require moderate voices and a commitment ...
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U.S. Embassy Presents Yemen Customs Authority with Inspection Equipment

October 23, 2014 Sana’a — On Thursday, October 23, representatives of the U.S. Embassy presented officials from the Yemen Customs Authority with 9 CT-30 contraband inspection kits, 40 personal radiation detector pagers (PRDs), 15 personal radiation detector pagers (Mini Rad-D), and 3 density meter kits.  This equipment, valued at approximately $253,484 will assist the Yemen ...
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U.S. Embassy Sana’a Open for Visa Appointments on a “Super Saturday” Event hosted by Ambassador Matthew H. Tueller and Consular Staff

October 19, 2014 SANA’A — U.S. Ambassador to Yemen Matthew H. Tueller and Embassy Sana’a Consular staff opened special Saturday appointments for 120 tourist and business visa (B1/B2) applicants at the U.S. Embassy on October 18. The U.S. Embassy’s Consular Section hosted this special “Super Saturday” event in order help Yemeni tourist and business visa ...
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Statement on October 9 Tahrir Bombing

October 09, 2014 Ambassador Tueller strongly condemns the bombing that occurred in Tahrir Square on October 9.  The Yemeni people have lived with senseless violence for far too long and the recent increase in hostilities against innocent civilians only undermines the progress Yemen has made since the 2011 revolution.  Yemen’s challenges are political and therefore ...
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