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EMBASSY OF YEMEN CATEGORICALLY DENOUNCES HOUTHI TERRORISM IN ADEN

August 2, 2019
August 01, 2019 EMBASSY OF YEMEN CATEGORICALLY DENOUNCES HOUTHI TERRORISM IN ADEN The Embassy of the Republic of Yemen categorically...
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Press Release : Houthi Missile Strike Kills 14, Wounds Dozens in Al Thabit Marketplace

July 30, 2019
July 29, 2019 Houthi Missile Strike Kills 14, Wounds Dozens in Al Thabit Marketplace July 29, 2019 - Washington DC-...
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Embassy of Republic of Yemen Condemns Houthis for Illegal Death Sentence of 30 Political Prisoners, Urges International Community to Act

July 12, 2019
July 12, 2019 Embassy of Republic of Yemen Condemns Houthis for Illegal Death Sentence of 30 Political Prisoners, Urges International...
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June 28, 2019
JUNE 28, 2019 Press Release:  On the Resolutions Introduced in The House and Senate Condemning the Houthi Extremists in Yemen...
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LANDMINE CRISIS IN YEMEN BRINGS LEADING FIGURES TO CAPITOL HILL IN A GLOBAL CALL FOR ACTION

June 13, 2019
  June 13, 2019   LANDMINE CRISIS IN YEMEN BRINGS LEADING FIGURES TO CAPITOL HILL IN A GLOBAL CALL FOR...
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Press Release: On the Houthis Pervasive & Deliberate Diversion of Humanitarian Aid in Yemen.

May 20, 2019
  WASHINGTON, D.C., May 20, 2019 The Embassy of the Republic of Yemen today calls upon the United Nations to...
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RIYADH-SABA Yemen's Foreign Minister Mohammed al-Hadhrami has emphasized the need for an international pressure on the Houthis to keep their hands off of humanitarian aid supply and secure a safe passage of aid to the entitled in the areas under the insurgent militia's control. In a meeting with the UN Humanitarian Coordinator Lisa Grande here today, al-Hadhrami said the UN should also have measures in place to verify Houthis are committed to this. He said the government has been taking alleviating measure but encountering Houthi disruptions; the government has permitted 10 vessels laden with fuel to discharge their load in Houthi-held port of Hodeidah , but the rebels continue to prevent their offload unless the importer merchants pay customs duties to them.

RIYADH - SABA Vice President Lt. Gen. Ali Mohsen Saleh discussed on Tuesday with German Ambassador to Yemen Carola Mueller-Holtkemper the latest developments on the national Yemeni arena, the bilateral relations between the two countries, and ways of enhancing them. The Vice President informed Mueller-Holtkemper on the ongoing efforts to restore the Yemeni state from the hands of the Iranian-backed Houthi militia and normalize the stable situation in the liberated with a view to building a federal Yemeni state of six regions. The Vice President noted the strong relations between Yemen and Germany, the various fields of bilateral cooperation, and the keenness of legitimacy to enhance boost that cooperation. He reiterated the legitimacy's clinging on to the option of a permanent peace based on the three reference points: the GCC Initiative, the outcomes of the National Dialogue Conference, and the UNSC resolutions mainly resolution 2216 (2015).

BELGRADE-SABA Speaker of Parliament Sultan al-Barakani met Tuesday with the President of Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Gabriela Barron. They discussed bilateral relations between the Yemeni Parliament and the IPU. Al-Barakani briefed Barron on the Yemeni crisis and difficult circumstances the Yemeni people have been going through due to Houthi militia's coup. He touched upon the roles of the House of Representatives in Yemen and the efforts have been made by the Yemeni lawmakers to reach a political solution, put an end of the coup and re-establish security, stability and rule of law. Barron stated that the IPU is interested in realizing peace in Yemen to end the suffering of the Yemeni people. Dep. Speaker of Parliament Mohammed Ashdadi, MPs Mohammed al-Qobati, NajeebGhanim and Mohammed al-Maqtqri were in attendance.

ADEN-SABA President of the Republic Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi sent a cable of congratulation on Tuesday tohis Tunisian Counterpart President electQaisSa'eed on his election as the new President of Republic of Tunisia. President Hadi highly praised democracy progress in Tunisia, expressing his heartfelt congratulations on these remarkable achievements, wishing President Sa'eed all the best in his mission, further progress and development for the Tunisian propels.

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