The United Arab Emirates’ Minister of State for Foreign Affairs has tweeted on Saturday saying that his country and the Arab coalition fighting to restore legitimacy in Yemen re-iterates the need for Houthi militias to lay down their weapons and enter into political talks.
The UAE and Coalition appreciates the tireless determination of the UN envoy to persuade the Houthis to put down their weapons and enter into meaningful political discussions.— د. أنور قرقاش (@AnwarGargash) June 16, 2018
We and all of Yemen would welcome good news out of Sanaa. We encourage the Envoy’s efforts to facilitate the safe handover of Hodeida to the legitimate Yemeni Government.— د. أنور قرقاش (@AnwarGargash) June 16, 2018
Meanwhile the people of Hodeida urgently want to be liberated. The coalition will continue with its military and humanitarian preparations to achieve this urgent result.— د. أنور قرقاش (@AnwarGargash) June 16, 2018