UN Envoy Seeks Extension Of Yemen’s Two-Month Ceasefire

Fourth EstateUN Special Envoy for Yemen, Hans Grundberg | OSESGY/Alaa Malhas

UN Special Envoy for Yemen, Hans Grundberg met with Yemeni public figures and called for extension of the ongoing two-month military and humanitarian truce in the war-hit country. Grundberg said he concluded his two-day visit to Yemen, and discussed economy, …

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UN Yemen Envoy Welcomes First Commercial Flight From Sana’a Airport

Fourth Estateemen’s Sana’a International Airport - File Photo

The UN has welcomed the first commercial flight in six years took off from Yemen’s Sana’a International Airport on Monday bound for Jordan’s capital Amman. The Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Yemen, Hans Grundberg has hailed the successful operation …

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U.N. Secretary-General Appeals for Easter Ceasefire in Ukraine

Fourth EstateAntonio Guterres, High Commissioner for Refugees of UNHCR,

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres appealed for a four-day ceasefire in Ukraine for the observation of the Holy Week. The Holy Week humanitarian pause, supposedly to begin on Holy Thursday through Easter Sunday on April 24, would provide safe passage …

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Palestinian FM Criticizes Biden For Moving Too Slow On Peace Process

Palestinian Foreign Minister Riad Malki has openly criticized the US President Joe Biden for not pressurizing Israel for accepting a two-state solution and to enter into the peace talks. Briefing the UN Security Council, Malki expressed annoyance that the Biden …

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Indian PM Modi To Host First India-Central Asia Summit

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be hosting the first meeting of the India-Central Asia Summit, in which Presidents of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan will be participating. The Summit, which is the first engagement of its kind …

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Jordan’s Foreign Minister Stresses Two-State Solution To Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Jordanian deputy prime minister and foreign minister, Ayman Safadi on Thursday said his country adheres to the two-state solution regarding the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Speaking at a virtual event at the Brookings Institute, Safadi talked over a series of regional issues, …

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US Removes Colombia’s FARC From Its Terrorist-List

The US removed the former rebels of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia from its list of terrorist organizations after adding them in 1997. “The Department of State is revoking the designations of the Revolutionary Forces of Colombia (FARC) as …

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Pakistan ‘Welcomes’ US-Taliban Talks in Doha

Pakistan’s Foreign Affairs Ministry Spokesman Asim Iftikhar said they have “welcomed” the resumption of talks between the United States and the Taliban.  had reiterated his country’s position that the world community needs to engage with the Taliban. This would be …

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Sudan Agreement a Step Towards Stability: Arab Parliament

The Arab Parliament has welcomed the signing of the political agreement between Sudan’s top general Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan, and Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok, terming it vital for the country’s stability. “This step heralds a new stage for laying the foundations …

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