Speaker of Parliament Sultan al-Barakani along with Deputy Speaker Mohssen BaSarrah and Heads of Parliamentary blocs held discussions today, Sunday, with the UN's Envoy to Yemen Hans Grundberg over the ongoing peace efforts.
The official spokesman for the Palestinian Presidency, Nabil Abu Rudeineh, warned of the dangerous escalation of the Israeli occupation authorities, in the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque, and the attack on citizens in its squares and in the alleys and lanes of the Old City of Al-Quds.
Oil prices rose in early Asian trade on Monday after US leaders reached a tentative agreement on the government's debt ceiling, which could prevent a catastrophic default in the world's largest economy and oil consumer.
FC Barcelona won the Spanish Football League title, after defeating its neighbor Espanyol by four goals to two, to settle the struggle for the La Liga title, four rounds before the end of the competition.
The U.S. Department of Treasury announced Monday it has decided to impose sanctions upon a net of individuals and firms for involving in forging Yemeni currency banknotes, with total value might be estimated at hundreds of millions of US dollars for the benefit of Al-Quds Corps, which associated to Iranian Revolutionary Guards.
The U.S. Department of Treasury said in statement that " It had identified a network of entities were entangled in a wide-range scheme for assisting in" issuing and promoting false currency for Iranian Revolutionary Guard.
The Department explained that" This network used deceiving procedures to get around the imposed constraints upon European exports and purchased sophisticated equipment and materials for printing fake Yemeni banknotes".