The United Nations spokesman, Farhan Haq, said today, Monday, that the international organization welcomes the Saudi peace initiative to end the Yemen war, which is consistent with the efforts of the United Nations.
The Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud said earlier today that the Kingdom launched an initiative for a solution in Yemen, including a nationwide ceasefire under the supervision of the United Nations and the reopening of air and sea lines.
Arab reactions are continuing to welcome the initiative launched by Saudi Arabia, today, Monday, to resolve the crisis in Yemen.
It also welcomed The Yemeni Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on Monday evening, with the initiative of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia regarding a comprehensive ceasefire in Yemen, the opening of Sana’a airport to a number of destinations, the completion of the implementation of the Stockholm Agreement and the entry of ships of all kinds as long as they abide by the Security Council resolution. The Yemeni Foreign Ministry, in a statement, stated that this is “the same position expressed by the government with all the calls for peace and at all negotiation stations, in its desire to alleviate the human suffering of the Yemeni people.”
She added: Recall that Milish Oh Al-Houthi, I met all previous initiatives with obstinacy and procrastination and worked to prolong and deepen the humanitarian crisis by rejecting our initiative to open Sanaa airport, plunder relief aid and steal Hudaydah port revenues allocated to pay employees’ salaries, in return for misleading the international community by fabricating crises at the expense of the suffering of Yemenis. ”
The statement indicated that this initiative came in response to international efforts aimed at ending war and human suffering, and it is a true test of the extent of the Iranian-backed militias’ desire for peace, and a test of the effectiveness of the international community calling for an end to the war and the resumption of the political path.
The Yemeni Foreign Ministry affirmed that it will remain as it was with all efforts aimed at achieving peace in a way that guarantees ending the coup, restoring the state and rejecting the destructive Iranian project in Yemen, according to the three references, on top of which is Security Council Resolution No. 2216.
It also renewed. Its thanks and appreciation to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and its leadership for all that they have provided and are presenting to Yemen politically, economically and militarily, and with whom we stand together in front of the destructive and expansionist Iranian project in the region. ”