Stephane Dujarric

UN welcomes flights from Sanaa to Cairo but warns humanitarian crisis in Yemen is still dire

UN welcomes flights from Sanaa to Cairo but warns humanitarian crisis in Yemen is still dire

  • Spokesperson Stephane Dujarric thanks Egyptian and Yemeni governments for making the flights happen; urges donors to pledge aid and then follow up on promises with cash
  • Meanwhile efforts to raise funds to salvage the oil tanker Safer and prevent a potentially catastrophic oil spill continue, as Dujarric warns the longer it takes the more it will cost
By Ephrem Kossaify ·

UN hits back at Houthi threat over time bomb Yemen oil tanker

UN hits back at Houthi threat over time bomb Yemen oil tanker

By Ephrem Kossaify and Sarah Glubb ·