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Sullivan discusses humanitarian situation in Yemen with UN Envoy

WASHINGTON, April 19 (KUNA) -- US Acting Secretary of State John Sullivan met with UN Special Envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths to discuss the "dire humanitarian situation and delivery of aid" to civilians and refugees in Yemen, said a State Department memo.
The leaders agreed, "that the way forward to achieve peace, prosperity, and security in Yemen is through a comprehensive political agreement that will require compromise from all sides." Additionally, Sullivan thanked Griffiths for his work in the conflict and underscored support for efforts to restart talks among parties. (end) ak.mb