Yemen – Meeting between Laurent Fabius and Khaled Bahah, Yemeni Oil Minister (15.04.14)
France welcomes the start of work on drafting the constitution; it will lend technical support to this work. The completion of this work will make it possible to launch, as swiftly as possible, the electoral process as set out in the political transition.
Yemen - Explosions in Sana (02-03.01.14)
France condemns the attacks that targeted, on the night of February 2 to 3, the area surrounding the Ministry of Defense and the diplomatic district of Sana.
Situation in Yemen (07.08.13)
The Embassy of France in Sana’a will remain closed through Sunday, August 11.
French embassy in Yemen (05.08.13)
Laurent Fabius decided to extend the closure of France’s embassy in Sanaa through Wednesday, August 7.
Yemen – Launch of a national dialogue conference (18.03.13)
France welcomes the launch by President Hadi on March 18 of a national dialogue conference. The introduction of this peaceful and democratic process is a courageous decision by the authorities and all Yemenis.
Yemen/ Iran – Interception by Yemen of a shipment of arms presumed to be from Iran (13.02.13)
France calls on the UN Sanctions Committee to immediately investigate the information provided to it by Yemen. In this respect, we commend Yemen’s effective cooperation and its resolute action. Iran must comply with its international obligations and the Security Council resolutions, and put an end to its activities that threaten the stability of the region and its neighbors.