Yemen prisoner swap talks postponed to Friday

UN-sponsored talks on aprisoner exchange dealbetweenYemen’s warringsideshave been postponed by a day to Friday, according to a Yemeni government source.The internationally recognised government and Houthi rebels had been scheduled to meet Thursday in Switzerland to finalise a deal that is expected to see more than 1,400 prisoners freed.”There are members of the government committee who have yet to arrive, so it was decided that discussions on the prisoner swap be postponed until Friday,” the source, who spoke on condition of anonymity, told AFP.The government, supported by a Saudi-led military…

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