US Secretary of State thanks king Salman and Crown Prince for acceleration of Riyadh Agreement


US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has thanked the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, His Royal Highness Prince Muhammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, and Prince Khalid bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Deputy Minister of Defense, for efforts to accelerate the implementation of the Riyadh Agreement between the Yemeni government and the Southern Transitional Council.

“All parties will continue to work toward a unified, prosperous, and stable Yemen.” Pompeo said.

“We commend the Republic of Yemen Government and Southern Transitional Council for agreeing to move the Riyadh Agreement forward and urge its swift implementation to build lasting peace.” He added.