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UN envoy arrives in Yemen to push Hodeida truce

Griffiths' visit comes as the ceasefire in Hodeida was generally holding.

UN’s Yemen envoy in Sanaa, as 32 rebels killed

A total of 32 insurgents were killed and 14 others wounded in clashes and air strikes since Saturday.

UN envoy says Yemen talks to focus on transition, disarmament

Griffiths is trying to negotiate an end to the three-year conflict that has killed more than 10,000 people and pushed Yemen to the verge of starvation.

UN envoy says Yemen’s parties offer “concrete ideas” for peace

The international community fears the offensive on Hodeidah port will aggravate the humanitarian crisis in Yemen and touch off a famine affecting up to 8.4 million people believed by UN officials to be now on the verge of starvation.

UN chief set to appoint Britain’s Martin Griffiths as Yemen envoy

The current executive director of the European Institute of Peace will be tasked with helping Yemen reach a state of peace.