Tuesday 04 October 2022 - 3:39:08 am

Muslim World League welcomes Yemeni truce

RIYADH, 4th August, 2022 (WAM) -- The Muslim World League (MWL) welcomed on Wednesday the agreement between Yemen's parties to extend a United Nations (UN) brokered truce for another two months, Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reported.

In a press release, MWL Secretary-General and Chairman of the Association of Muslim Scholars Sheikh Dr. Mohammad bin Abdulkarim Al-Issa commended efforts exerted by Saudi Arabia to achieve such critical outcome for the benefit of the Yemeni people.

Al-Issa highlighted the big role played by the kingdom to strengthen security and stability in the region and the world, in particular through the Initiative of March 2021 to reach a comprehensive solution.

MWL chief also hailed efforts exerted by UN Special Envoy to Yemen Hans Grundberg in boosting commitment to the truce.


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