Pompeo and Saudi Defense Officially Agree That Yemen Conflicting Groups Should Respect Sweden Deal

March 31, 2019

On Thursday, during a meeting in Washington, the US Secretary of State, Michael Pompeo and Saudi Deputy Defense Minister, Khalid bin Salman acknowledged that the conflicting parties in Yemen must execute peace accord reached in Sweden. State Department spokesperson Robert Palladino even stated that Pompeo voiced regards for Saudi Arabia’s ongoing support for UN Special Envoy, Martin Griffiths.