Notes to correspondents
Note to Correspondents in response to questions on the restructuring of the Yemeni armed forces
New York, 11 April 2013
In response to questions on the restructuring of the Yemeni armed forces, the Spokesperson has the following to say:
The Secretary-General welcomes President Hadi's ongoing efforts to restructure the Yemeni armed forces with a view to integrating them under unified, national and professional leadership and command based on the rule of law, in accordance with Yemen's Transition Agreement signed in Riyadh on 23 November 2011, and Security Council resolutions 2014 (2011) and 2051 (2012).