ABU DHABI, 11th October, 2022 (WAM) -- Dr. Anwar Gargash, Diplomatic Adviser to the UAE President, received Hans Grundberg, United Nations (UN) Special Envoy for Yemen.
During the meeting, the two sides discussed the recent developments in the crisis in Yemen and the international efforts to find a peaceful solution.
The meeting also addressed the recent talks held by Grundberg and other international parties to extend the truce in Yemen and reach a permanent ceasefire, as well as encourage relevant parties to return to the negotiating table and reach a peaceful settlement.
Dr. Gargash said the UAE supports the UN's efforts and that of the international community to ensure Yemen's stability and end the suffering of the Yemeni people, who are facing devastating humanitarian conditions.
He also commended the role of Saudi Arabia in supporting the work of the UN and the international community to reach a political solution to the crisis. He also noted the positive response of the Yemeni government to the UN's suggestions on extending the truce and affirmed his support for Yemen's Presidential Council.
Grundberg talked about the efforts of all Yemeni parties and the international community to reach a ceasefire and lauded the UAE's relevant role.