FM Urges International Community to Support Yemen

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry called on the international community to support Yemen. He warned that Yemen could be used by extremists and terrorists as a base.

In a speech delivered by Assistant Foreign Minister for Multilateral Affairs Ambassador Hesham Badr, on behalf of Shoukry, to the ministerial meeting of the ‘Friends of Yemen’, which was held on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly meetings, Shoukry said that Egypt stands fully ready to support Yemen.

The meeting renewed calls for donors to raise contributions and honor their past pledges, while setting priorities for action on security and political transition amid growing insecurity and violence in Yemen.

Source : Egypt State Information Service