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    US Senior Official to Discuss Yemen Peace Talks With UN in Kuwait

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    US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon will address the Yemen peace talks with UN officials during his trip to Kuwait on June 26, the US Department of State announced in a release on Friday.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — Following the trip to Kuwait, Shannon will head to India, where he will meet with Indian government officials and members of civil society.

    "While there [in Yemen], he [Shannon] will meet with Kuwaiti government officials to discuss a range of bilateral and regional issues," the release said. "He will also meet with UN officials and others involved in the ongoing Yemeni peace talks to underscore US support for those talks."

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