Permanent Mission of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to the United Nations


Security Council: Conflict in Yemen must have a political solution


The President of the United Nations Security Council, Rafael Ramirez, said that the members of this body of the UN are convinced that it is necessary to have a political, peaceful and negotiated solution in Yemen.
Ramirez announced this after holding meetings on Wednesday afternoon with the Secretary General’s Special Envoy for Yemen, Mr. Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed.
The members of the Security Council agree that the only solution to the conflict in Yemen has to be through a political, negotiated and peaceful process.

Ramirez indicated that the members of the Security Council are quickly working on a press statement to be released shortly.