Cairo, December 25, 2023, The Secretary-General of the Arab League, Ahmed Aboul Gheit, acknowledged the positive step taken by the Yemeni parties in agreeing to a set of measures, including a ceasefire, and committing to restarting an inclusive political process. In a statement issued today, Aboul Gheit praised the efforts of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Sultanate of Oman, and the United Nations for their support in facilitating the Yemeni parties to achieve these results.
The Secretary-General's recognition of the agreement underscores the importance of diplomatic initiatives and collaborative efforts in addressing the Yemeni crisis. The involvement of regional powers, represented by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Sultanate of Oman, alongside international organizations such as the United Nations, is crucial for advancing a peaceful and inclusive political solution in Yemen. The positive developments represent a significant stride toward stability and resolution in the region.