FM meets UN’s USG for Security and Safety

SANAA, Foreign Minister Hisham Sharaf met with UN Under-Secretary-General (USG) for Security and Safety Gilles Michaud and his accompanying delegation.

They discussed coordination to enhance the security and safety at the offices of organizations, programs and agencies operating under the United Nations umbrella in Yemen.

The Foreign Minister confirmed that the National Salvation Government provides all facilities for the UN organizations and their staff and is responsible for their security in the provinces controlled by the Supreme Political Council.

For his part, Michaud stressed the importance of the continuation of UN organizations, programs and agencies in providing humanitarian and relief assistance and seeking to expand its activities in Yemen.

He noted to the need to granting visas to permanent and temporary staff and allowing the entry and import of necessary logistical materials as defined by UN standards.

Source: Yemen News Agency