Ministry welcomes UN efforts to achieve permanent ceasefire
The UAE welcomed the extension of the truce in the Republic of Yemen for another two months in accordance with the terms of the original agreement and the initiative announced by Saudi Arabia in March 2021.
In a statement released by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MoFAIC), the UAE commended the efforts made by the UN and Hans Grundberg, the Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Yemen, to achieve a permanent ceasefire followed by a political solution to the crisis in order to improve the prospects for peace and stability in Yemen and the region.
The UAE called on the international community to support observance of the truce and underlined the central role played by Saudi Arabia in achieving stability and security in Yemen.
The United Arab Emirates renewed its commitment to support the Yemeni people and support their legitimate aspirations for development and prosperity as part of its policy of supporting the interests of the peoples of the region.