Abhijit Guha appointed to lead United Nations’ Mission in war-hit Yemen
Lieutenant General (retired) Abhijit Guha has been appointed by UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres as the Chair of the Redeployment Coordination Committee (RCC) and head of the United Nations Mission to support the Hodeidah Agreement (UNMHA). He has been tasked with leading the UN oversight of a ceasefire agreement between Yemen’s government and the Iran-backed Houthi rebels in the strife-torn Yemen’ port city of Hodeidah. He will succeed Lieutenant General Michael Lollesgaard.
Topics: Al Hudaydah , António Guterres , Battle of Al Hudaydah , Geography of Asia , Houthi insurgency in Yemen , Houthi movement , Islamic branches , Resistance movements , Western Asia , Yemen , Yemeni Crisis