Thu 15-02-2018 21:28 PM
ABU DHABI,15th February, 2018 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, on Thursday received the Special Envoy of the UN Secretary-General for Yemen, Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, whose mandate will conclude at the end of this month.
During the meeting, held at the ministry in Abu Dhabi, they discussed the latest developments in Yemen and the efforts being exerted in this regard.
Sheikh Abdullah lauded the significant efforts exerted by the UAE envoy during his tenure in the region. He also highlighted the UAE’s unwavering stance in supporting the people of Yemen and its supportive commitment to legitimacy in the country to ensure the return of security and stability and to safeguard its sovereignty and unity.
He also emphasised the UAE’s support for the efforts of the United Nations to reach a political solution in Yemen and the keenness of the country to provide assistance to the Yemeni people.
In turn, the Special Envoy of the Secretary-General praised the support provided and the constant humanitarian assistance by the UAE for the people of Yemen.
WAM/Hazem Hussein/Tariq alfaham