Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Vershinin’s meeting with Sweden’s Special Envoy for Yemen Peter Semneby
On November 19, Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Vershinin received Sweden’s Special Envoy for Yemen Peter Semneby.
The officials reviewed international efforts to promote the political settlement in Yemen and ways of providing further support for the UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths. They discussed the course and prospects of the inter-Yemeni agreements reached in Stockholm in 2018.
Both officials noted the need to continue improving the humanitarian situation making effective use of the potential of the UN.
On the same day, Mr Semneby met with the Director of the Foreign Ministry’s Department of International Organisations, Pyotr Ilyichev.