Liz Truss, the Foreign Secretary, has said that the British Government welcomes the extension of the truce in Yemen. The truce has been in place since 2 April 2022 with the number of civilian casualties at a seven-year low.
“The UK welcomes the extension of the truce in Yemen. This is a significant achievement and further step towards the lasting peace in Yemen. This truce must now lead to a permanent ceasefire”.