If there is one thing Yemenis will not be expecting from the UN General Assembly (UNGA), it is a positive outcome to the conflict raging in their country. With more than 10,000 killed, according to the UN, there is no end in sight or confidence in the organization’s ability to bring peace to Yemen. The UN was able to provide international legitimacy to Operation Decisive Storm, but it is helpless in bringing an end to the war.
The UN can provide a space for negotiations, but sadly it cannot ripen conditions for successful talks. This is one thing only Yemenis can doAbdullah Hamidaddin