The United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has expressed grave concern about the deteriorating situation in Yemen.

In a statement, the UN chief called for an immediate ceasefire and the restoration of full authority to legitimate government institutions.

Meanwhile, the United Nations Security Council Members echoed the Secretary-General's views, stressing the importance of adherence to resolutions 2014, 2051 and 2140.

They urged all sides to remain fully engaged with his Special Adviser on Yemen, Jamal Benomar.

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