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Statement On Declaration for the Implementation of the Riyadh Agreement

July 30, 2020
Statement On Declaration for the Implementation of the Riyadh Agreement July 29, 2020 The Government of Yemen welcomes the statement...
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Embassy of the Republic of Yemen Condemns Iran-Backed Houthis for Endangering Yemenis to the Coronavirus and Urges International Pressur

March 26, 2020
Embassy of the Republic of Yemen Condemns Iran-Backed Houthis for Endangering Yemenis to the Coronavirus and Urges International Pressure Tomorrow,...
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Embassy of Republic of Yemen Condemns Houthis for Sentencing 35 Yemen Parliamentarians to Death to Fund Their Brutal War

March 4, 2020
Embassy of Republic of Yemen Condemns Houthis for Sentencing 35 Yemen Parliamentarians to Death to Fund Their Brutal War March...
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Embassy of Republic of Yemen Condemns on Houthis Abduction and Detention of Dr. Hamid Aqlan, Urges International Community & the Human Rights Organizations to Act

January 31, 2020
Embassy of Republic of Yemen Condemns Houthis Abduction and Detention of Dr. Hamid Aqlan, Urges International Community & the Human...
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Statement on the Houthi attack, which killed over 100 worshipers and injured more than 100 others in Marib, Yemen

January 22, 2020
Statement on the Houthi attack and war crime perpetrated this past Saturday, which killed over 100 worshipers and injured more...
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Statement on US Seizure of Iranian Weapons Bound for Yemen

December 7, 2019
The Embassy of the Republic of Yemen Denounces Iran’s Continued Illegal Transfer of Arms to Houthi Militias, Recognizes United States’...
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Embassy of the Republic of Yemen Strongly Condemns Houthis and Urges International Community to Act Against the Houthis Abduction and Detention of Yemeni Journalists, Politicians, Academics, and Activists

November 16, 2019
Embassy of the Republic of Yemen Strongly Condemns Houthis and Urges International Community to Act Against the Houthis Abduction and...
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Statement on the Riyadh Agreement

November 6, 2019
Statement on the Riyadh Agreement November 5th, 2019 – WASHINGTON, DC The Embassy of the Republic of Yemen welcomes the...
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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 Minister of Information Mu'amar al-Iryani has said that recent Iranian's movements unearthed the reality of the battle in Yemen for five years. He made it clear that the recent incidents confirmed that the government, the army and the Yemeni people are in historical battle for defending homeland and identity by deterring Iranian expansive agenda through destabilizing and spread terrorism in the region. He called upon the states and peoples of the region not to remain as observer watching what is happening in Yemen but have to consider the nature of challenges and dangers threatening the nation and history and to face this threat endangering the region and the international peace and stability.

MARIB - SABA In the first session of testimony about torture in Houthi jails, recently freed prisoners set out horrific methods the theocratic militia uses. Six prisoners who showed up in the first of a series of planned Testimony Sessions by the Yemeni Organization for Prisoners and Hostages, the prisoners freed in last week’s government-Houthi exchange deal, the prisoners said they were subjected, from the first moment in jail, to a long list of physical and psychological torture methods. The prisoners said they were subjected to hangover, electrocution, severe assaults, kicking, striking with clubs, sleep deprivation, starvation, mock execution, execution threats, and coerced to acknowledge crimes they had not done or they would face their wives, children and mothers getting brought to the torture sessions. The former hostages also reported stuffing inmates over capacity within small cells and detention in dark room for several months before their sudden release into brightly lit rooms to damage their nerves. They former hostages also reported body various body fractures, dislocated spinal discs and other disabilities resulting from assaults.

MARIB-SABA Deputy Governor of Marib Abd-Rabbu Miftah discussed with the team of World Health Organization, headed by health operations officer Rosa Christani boosting the role of the organization in Marib and helping health sector facing challenges over receiving hundred thousands of displaced people. The meeting touched upon health needs by displaced people and hosting community. Efforts exerted by local authority and humanitarian organizations for improving health sector and providing basic services under challenges facing the health sector were also discussed. The meeting dealt with efforts exerted for facing coronavirus pandemic and its dangers, which are still threatening the province, which contains 130 camps for displaced people, a matter requires integrating efforts and UN organization's support for facing this pandemic. Miftah stressed significance of WHO's role in supporting health sector in the province and its active presences through opening an office to the organization in Marib. For her part, the head of the team pointed out that the visit of the team to the province aims at uating the humanitarian situation and health needs in the province and for building active partnership with the local authority. She praised local authority's efforts for improving health sector and providing basic services despite scarcity of capabilities. Earilier, the team visited Althawrah Public Hospital and saw the crowds of patients visiting different sections of the hospital. The team announced financing a project for doing maintenance work to the hospital with the cost of USD 79,000.

SHABWA-SABA Governor of Shabwa Mohammed Audeyo inaugurated on Thursday a gas-packing station in the city of Ataq with total capacity up to 45 thousand cylinders per day. The investment project established with total cost 2 million and 600 thousand USD

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