Abdulsalam welcomes UN envoy’s statement of Sweden agreement
The statement of the UN envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths, in which he stressed on the commitment to Sweden agreement on Hodeidah was welcomed by the head of Sanaa negotiating delegation and spokesman for Ansarullah, Mohammed Abdulsalam, on Thursday .
Abdulsalam said in a tweet on his account on Twitter that “We welcome the statement of the UN envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths regarding the commitment to Stockholm Agreement and the positive and effective dealing with the joint implementation mechanisms of the United Nations mission to support Hodeidah agreement,”.
The UN envoy had expressed his concern about the military escalation in Hodeidah province, as it is not only a violation of the ceasefire agreement in Hodeidah, but also it contradicts the spirit of the existing negotiations sponsored by the United Nations to reach a ceasefire in all parts of Yemen.
Griffiths,in his statement Thursday,called on the Yemeni parties to immediately respect their commitments in the Stockholm Agreement, stop hostilities, and interact with the efforts of the United Nations mission to support the Hodeidah Agreement.