UN deputy secretary general praises Yemen aid conference pledges
Friday, 28 April 2017
In an interview with Al Arabiya’s UN Bureau Chief Talal al-Haj, the United Nations Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations Amina J. Mohammed praised the aid collected for the Yemeni crisis during the recent Geneva conference but also warned on the worsening humanitarian crisis in Syria, Iraq and Libya.
Diplomatic Avenue is beamed live every month from Al Arabiya’s studios in the United Nations. Presented by Talal al-Haj, the show features interviews with high-level diplomats and decision makers, with video reports focusing on recent diplomatic developments and pressing issues. The program casts a critical eye over the work of the U.N. and its agencies, not only on the political front, but also on the humanitarian, cultural and scientific levels. The show gives its audience an insight into what goes on within the halls and corridors of the U.N., with a special emphasis on issues that matter to the Arab and Islamic worlds.