OCHA to open two offices in Taiz
12/5/2018 1:11:00 AM
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Alsahwa Net- The Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Yemen is to open two offices in in al-Mokha and al-Turba of Taiz government, Director of OCHA Yemen Sebastien Trives, who is currently visiting Taiz announced on Tuesday.
In a meeting with the local authorities of Taiz on Tuesday, Trives said the decision to open the offices has already been made so as to facilitate the contact with the city.
He stressed the imperative of cooperation with the local security authorities to ensure the protection of the OCHA offices as well as other relief aid organizations.
Taiz Deputy Governor Abdul-Qawi al-Mekhlafi who was in the meeting with Trives said he hopes the offices will help alleviate the severe humanitarian crisis plaguing Taiz as a result of the war and abuses being committed by the Houthi militia which has been besieging the city for years.