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The formation of a new Cabinet in the Republic of Yemen

(Statement by Press Secretary YOSHIDA Tomoyuki)

December 23, 2020
  1. The Government of Japan welcomes the decision of the formation of a new Cabinet in Yemen on December 18, based on the Riyadh Agreement, as an important step towards the stability of Yemen. Japan highly appreciates the efforts of the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and other parties concerned.
  2. Taking this opportunity, the Government of Japan, once again, calls on all parties for immediate ceasefire and early start of dialogue for political solution to the situation in Yemen.
  3. The Government of Japan has been providing humanitarian assistance for Yemen and remains committed to continuously making efforts, in cooperation with countries concerned, to realize peace and stability in Yemen.

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