Embassy of the Republic of Yemen Strongly Condemns Houthis and Urges International Community to Act Against the Houthis Abduction and Detention of Yemeni Journalists, Politicians, Academics, and Activists
Embassy of Republic of Yemen Condemns Houthis for Illegal Death Sentence of 30 Political Prisoners, Urges International Community to Act
MARIB-SABA Defense Minister Maj. Gen. Mohammed al-Madashi has stressed the imperative of intensified efforts to rebuild the country's armed forces. Chairing a meeting of military leaders in the Defense Ministry here today, he said that the military institution should be empowered to safeguard the revolution, the republic and the national constants. "It (the military institution) is what we depend on to secure the security of Yemen and the region and to should the responsibility of countering the rebel and terrorist groups." "The Yemeni people have become more aware of the plots and ill ambitions aiming at their sovereignty and unity," he said, "and won't allow the agendas of chaos and vandalism to proceed on." He appreciated the Saudi-led Arab Coalition for offering support to Yemen as it seeks to restore its state and for bravely standing to the plots against the security of Yemen and the regio
ADEN - SABA The national Mine Action Center, in coordination with the Ministry of Social Affairs office and the Comprehensive Services Center in the interim capital Aden launched on Saturday a campaign to raise awareness about the dangers of landmines and UXOs. The 40-day campaign, with the support of UNICEF, is involving more than 80 volunteers from civil society organizations in Aden, to spread awareness about the types and dangers of mines and how to deal with and keeping away from them. The campaign, which targets more than 68,000 citizens, IDPs and school students from all districts of Aden, includes the distribution of promotional leaflets and posters in schools
OTTAWA-SABA Yemen's Ambassador to Canada Jamal al-Sallal discussed Saturday with the Director of Middle East Department at Canadian Foreign Ministry Sindra Makardil mutual relations between the two countries and boosting them in different fields. Ambassador al-Sallal acquainted Makardil with Riyadh Agreement between the government and the transitional council and sponsored by Saudi Arabia. The meeting touched upon forthcoming visit to the Canadian official and meeting with Yemeni officials. For her part, Makardil confirmed Canada's support to Yemen and to realizing peace, security and safety in Yemen.
ADEN-SABA Speaker of Parliament Sultan al-Barakan sent cable of congratulations to his Tunisian, Omani and Emirati counterparts on their elections. He congratulated Rashid al-Ghanoushi for being elected as Speaker of the House of Representatives in the Republic of Tunisia and congratulated Khaled al-Ma'uali on his election as Speaker of Shura Council in the Sultanate of Oman. He also congratulated SaqerGhabish on his election as Speaker of the Federal National Council in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
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