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Saudi Deputy Defense Minister Hopes Peace is Restored in Yemen Based on Riyadh Agreement

Saudi Deputy Defense Minister Hopes Peace is Restored in Yemen Based on Riyadh Agreement

Tuesday, 22 September, 2020 - 05:45
Saudi Deputy Defense Minister Prince Khalid bin Salman. (SPA)

Saudi Deputy Defense Minister Prince Khalid bin Salman said Tuesday that the Kingdom is looking forward to the establishment of “comprehensive and lasting peace in Yemen through the implementation of the Riyadh Agreement”.


On the occasion of the International Day of Peace, he said: “We look forward to the day when the Yemen crisis is resolved” and for the country to return to the Arab fold.


Prince Khalid also expressed Riyadh’s support to the efforts of United Nations envoy to Yemen, Martin Griffiths, in ensuring the success of his “joint declaration” proposal.


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