UN Says Yemeni Warring Sides Agree Port Ceasefire Moves
|07/15/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Yemen’s warring parties have agreed new measures to enforce a ceasefire and facilitate a troop pullback from the flashpoint port of Hodeidah, the United Nations said on Monday.
Representatives of the Iran-aligned Houthi movement and the Saudi-backed Yemeni government met on a U.N. ship in the Red Sea for talks on Sunday and Monday, a U.N. statement said.
The United Nations is trying to broker a withdrawal from Hodeidah – the main entry point for food and humanitarian aid – so U.N.-supervised management can take over.
Yemen’s four-year war has killed tens of thousands of people and left millions on the brink of read more >>>