Coronavirus
HIGH
Pakistan Deaths
19,467
8324hr
Pakistan Cases
874,751
153124hr
Sindh
297,078
Punjab
324,589
Balochistan
23,814
Islamabad
79,027
KPK
126,614
Markets

Yemen warring sides agree to swap 1,081 prisoners: UN

  • I am extremely pleased to be here to honour that you have reached a very important milestone," UN envoy Martin Griffiths told reporters.
27 Sep 2020

GLION: Both sides in Yemen's war have agreed to exchange more than 1,000 prisoners, the UN mediator during a week of talks in Switzerland said Sunday.

"I am extremely pleased to be here to honour that you have reached a very important milestone," UN envoy Martin Griffiths told reporters, hailing the decision to release 1,081 prisoners as the largest such operation during Yemen's conflict.