U.S. welcomes Saudi Arabia’s provision of more than $422 million in support for fuel products in Yemen

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The United States welcomed Saudi Arabia’s announcement to provide over $422 million in support for fuel products in Yemen.

U.S. State Department indicated in a statement that U.S. Special Envoy for Yemen Tim Lenderking held productive meetings with Omani, Saudi, and Yemeni senior leaders in coordination with UN Special Envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths.

The statement affirmed that Lenderking and Griffiths continue to work side-by-side to help bring about a ceasefire, inclusive political talks, and a durable peace agreement that addresses the needs of all Yemenis.

The statement added that U.S. Special Envoy Lenderking’s discussions also focused on efforts to address the humanitarian and economic crisis in Yemen.