UAE backs UN talks between warring Yemen sides: minister

August 06, 2018

"We have always been in support of the (UN) special envoy (to Yemen), we are going to continue to do so," Emirati Minister of State for International Cooperation Reem al-Hashemi told reporters in the UAE capital Abu Dhabi (AFP)

The United Arab Emirates, the main partner in a Saudi-led military coalition intervening in Yemen, said Sunday it backs UN-brokered talks in Geneva between the country's warring sides.