GCC Secretary-General meets UN Special Envoy for Yemen

RIYADH, 8th September, 2016 (WAM) -- Dr. Abdullatif Rashid Al Zayani, GCC Secretary-General, and Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, UN Special Envoy for Yemen, have reviewed developments in Yemen and means of promoting UN and the international community efforts to push the political process forward in line with the Gulf initiative, outputs of the National Dialogue, and Security Council Resolution No. 2216.

During the meeting, the UN envoy briefed the Dr. Al Zayani on his recent talks with the aim of resuming political consultations and reaching a political solution that ends the conflict in Yemen according to the accredited international references.

Al Zayani commended the UN envoy's efforts and stressed the GCC states' support for his work in order to resume peaceful Yemeni talks.


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