Note to Correspondents on the upcoming RCC meeting on Hudaydah Agreement, Yemen

Hudaydah, 8 September 2019 – United Nations Mission to Support the Hudaydah Agreement (UNMHA)

Members of the Redeployment Coordination Committee (RCC) for the implementation of the Hudaydah Agreement are holding their sixth joint meeting on 8 and 9 September 2019, aboard a UN vessel in open waters off Hudaydah.

Acting Chair of the RCC General Hany Nakhleh is facilitating discussions on technical steps and operational measures aimed to support progress in the implementation of the Hudaydah Agreement.

Part of the Stockholm Agreement reached in December 2018, the Hudaydah Agreement foresees a ceasefire and the redeployment of forces from the city and ports of Hudaydah, Ras-Issa and Al-Salif on the western coast of Yemen.