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The Yemeni government confirms its refusal to extend mission of UN team of experts in Yemen

Aden, The Yemeni government today confirmed its refusal to extend the mission of the United Nations team of experts in Yemen.

The government expressed in a statement today, published by Yemen's official news agency, its disappointment with some international mechanisms in dealing with the Yemeni crisis, which has politicized its mandate in a way that complicates the situation in Yemen.

The statement accused the group of prominent regional and international experts of "politicizing the status of rights in Yemen in its last report.

It pointed out that the report deliberately covered the crime of armed militias attack and control of institutions of a state based on the power of arms, and clearly biased towards the Houthi militias in order to create a new context contrary to the UN Security Council resolutions on Yemen, particularly resolution 2216.

Source: Saudi Press Agency