Kerry says cessation of hostilities in Yemen to start Nov. 17

November 15, 2016 14:41

US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Tuesday that Yemen's armed Houthi movement and a Saudi-led military alliance have agreed to a cessation of hostilities starting on Nov. 17.

Speaking to journalists at the end of a visit to the United Arab Emirates, Kerry added that all parties to the conflict have also agreed to work to set up a Yemeni national unity government by the end of the year.

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