Yemeni government supports UN peace efforts

Yemeni Foreign Minister Khaled Alyemany has met British Minister of State for International Development for the Middle East at the Foreign Ministry and Commonwealth Office Alistair Burt.

Latest developments in Yemen and underway efforts made by the UN envoy Marten Griffiths were a key focus of Alyemany 's talks with Burt, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.

Alyemani has reiterated the Yemeni government's support for the good offices of the UN envoy in order to reach agreement under which Houthi militia depart Hodeidah province to save civilian lives, infrastructure and the Sate's institutions from battle consequences.

For his part, the British minister underscored the importance of supporting the UN envoy's effort for peace in Yemen, reiterating the British government's support for the legitimate government headed by President Abedrabbu Mansour Hadi.

Source: Bahrain News Agency