U.S. Secretary of State Commends the Coalition's One-Month Extension of Ceasefire in Yemen
Saudi Press Agency
Thursday 1441/9/7 - 2020/04/30
Washington, April 29, 2020, SPA -- U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo today commended the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen led by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for extending unilateral ceasefire in Yemen for a month.
Pompeo said in a press briefing that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Yemeni Government have answered the special envoy's call to lay down their weapons to stop fighting and focus on defeating the corona pandemic, asking the Houthis to do the same.
He added that all parties must facilitate humanitarian access, and the Yemeni Government and Yemeni Government institutions must observe the unity and territorial integrity of Yemen,
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