Secretary-General of GCC commends efforts of Coalition for Legitimacy in Yemen to avoid harming civilians and children in Yemen

Sunday 1439/1/18 - 2017/10/08
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Riyadh, Muharram 18, 1439, October 08, 2017, SPA -- Secretary-General of the Gulf Cooperation Council Dr. Abdul Latif bin Rashid Al-Zayani noted the keenness of the Coalition for Legitimacy in Yemen to avoid harm to civilians and children in Yemen, the Coalition's commitment to the international humanitarian laws in their military operations and the measures adopted in this regard and commended by the United Nations report on children and armed conflict.
At the same time, the Secretary-General of GCC expressed his rejection of the statistics mentioned in the UN report and which were taken from sources that are not reliable and loyal to the Houthi-Saleh group. He expressed hope that the United Nations will rely on credible and reliable sources and review such information, statistics and classifications in light of this.
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