UN's Ban Ki-moon admits threats resulted in Saudi-led coalition being removed from blacklist
9 June, 2016
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has admitted that his decision to remove the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen from the organization's blacklist came after threats from a number of countries. Human rights groups are urging him to backtrack on the decision.
“If there are any casualties from the coalition side, they would be far, far lower,” he dded.