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UN envoy regrets failure to mediate a Yemen cease-fire

United Nations Special Envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths

United NationsAP The UN’s outgoing special envoy for Yemen expressed “deep regret” Tuesday that he failed to mediate a cease-fire and peace talks between Yemen’s warring parties, but said he hoped a recent diplomatic effort by Oman “will bear fruit”. Martin Griffiths, who painted a bleak picture of the Arab world’s poorest country, said in […]