GCC-sponsored international meeting on Yemen begins in Riyadh

March 22, 2012

The General Secretariat of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) hosted a special meeting in Riyadh yesterday to discuss the humanitarian situation in Yemen. The gathering included representatives from the six GCC countries, the United Nations, the United States, the United Kingdom, other members of European Union, and several more countries and organizations involved in providing humanitarian assistance to Yemen. The one-day meeting was aimed at coordinating international efforts to support Yemen and involved discussions on how to deal with the current humanitarian crisis.