A UN special envoy told warring Yemenis on Tuesday that rapid implementation of a prisoner swap deal would help advance efforts at a political settlement of a nearly four-year-old war.
Secretary General of the League of Arab States Ahmed Aboul Gheit met on Saturday the UN envoy to Libya Ghassan Salame.
Secretary General of the League of Arab States Ahmed Aboul Gheit met on Sunday with United Nations Special Envoy to Syria Geir Pedersen.
The rebel delegation, still in Sanaa, insisted the UN meets three demands before it travels to Switzerland.
The Iran-aligned Houthi movement fired missiles at the Saudi capital Riyadh late on Sunday, escalating tensions ahead of a visit by the UN envoy to Yemen this week to try to avert a military assault on the country's main port city.
The 11th meeting of the top donors group for Syria opened Wednesday in Doha under the chairmanship of the UN Secretary-Generals Humanitarian Envoy Dr. Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Muraikhi.
Rohingya refugees who fled violence in Myanmar have told how government forces gang-raped women, slit people's throats and threw children into burning houses, a UN envoy has said after a mission to neighbouring Bangladesh.
Yemeni President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi accused Shia rebels and their allies on Tuesday of dashing hopes for peace after they unveiled a new government in areas under their control.
Israel approved on Wednesday 284 new housing units in Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank at a time of heightened international concern over a construction drive on land Palestinians seek for a state.