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The United States Welcomes the Appointment of Hans Grundberg as the New UN Special Envoy for Yemen

The United States welcomes the appointment of Hans Grundberg as the new UN Special Envoy for Yemen. Grundberg brings considerable expertise on Yemen and the region, and we look forward to working closely with him to advance a durable resolution to the conflict in Yemen. Now is the time for peace. Seven years of war ...
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U.S. Special Envoy for Yemen Lenderking’s Return from Saudi Arabia

U.S. Special Envoy for Yemen Tim Lenderking returned from travel to Saudi Arabia today. Lenderking met with senior officials from the Republic of Yemen and Saudi governments, the Gulf Cooperation Council, the international community, and the UN Special Envoy’s Office. During this trip, Lenderking called for an end to the stalemated fighting in Marib and ...
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U.S. Special Envoy for Yemen Lenderking’s Travel to Saudi Arabia

MEDIA NOTE OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON JULY 27, 2021 U.S. Special Envoy for Yemen Tim Lenderking arrived in Saudi Arabia today, where he will meet with senior officials from the Saudi and Republic of Yemen Governments.  Special Envoy Lenderking will discuss the growing consequences of the Houthi offensive on Marib, which is exacerbating the humanitarian crisis ...
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United States Seizes Websites Used by the Iranian Islamic Radio and Television Union and Kata’ib Hizballah

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, June 22, 2021 Today, pursuant to court orders, the United States seized 33 websites used by the Iranian Islamic Radio and Television Union (IRTVU) and three websites operated by Kata’ib Hizballah (KH), in violation of U.S. sanctions. On Oct. 22, 2020, the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated IRTVU as ...
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