Federica Mogherini meets with Omani Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah
High Representative/Vice-president Federica Mogherini met today with H.E. Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdallah, the Minister responsible for Foreign Affairs of the Sultanate of Oman. They discussed the latest developments concerning the war in Yemen, noting recent progress achieved by the parties in implementing the Hodeidah Agreement, and reiterated their full support to the UN Special Envoy Martin Griffiths at this critical time, as reflected in Council Conclusions adopted on Monday.
They also exchanged views on regional issues such as Syria, the Middle East Peace Process and the rift in the Gulf. Moreover, the High Representative and Minister bin Alawi discussed ways to further deepen the bilateral relationship, notably through the implementation of the Cooperation Arrangement signed between the EEAS and the Omani Ministry of Foreign Affairs in September 2018.