« Senior officials from the United States, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) held a meeting during the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) to address the situation in Yemen, in New York City on Wednesday.
In this gathering, high-ranking officials included US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, Spokesperson for the US Department of State Matthew Miller, US Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs Barbara A. Leaf, US Special Envoy for Yemen Tim Lenderking, as well as delegations from the UAE and Saudi Arabia, including UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed and Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud.
According to local sources, the three countries deliberated on mutual regional interests. These interests featured their dedication to achieving a long-lasting solution to the Yemeni conflict through close cooperation with local stakeholders.
This meeting followed a recent Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) assembly that reportedly marked the commencement of a week of important discussions. »