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Yemen Welcomes GERMANY’S Step of Stopping Arms’ Exporting to Yemen Combatants

Jan ,20 \NewNewss

Senior official at Sana’a Ministry of Foreign Affairs has welcomed the Germany step to stop arms sales to Saudi Arabia and UAE considering it a “responsible and important step”, according to 26 September online newspaper.

Germany has announced Friday it will stop all arms exports to countries involved in the ongoing war in Yemen, a government spokesperson has announced.

The decision, announced on Friday by a spokesperson for German Chancellor Angela Merkel , comes as political parties including Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and the Social Democratic Party (SPD) continue to hold talks about forming a coalition government following the German federal election last September .

Germany “isn’t taking any arms exports decisions right now that aren’t in line with the results of the preliminary talks”, Steffan Seibert, a spokesperson for Merkel, said in a post on Twitter.

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