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 governor of Abyan Maj. Gen. Abu Bakr Hussein Saleh has issued directives to the local authority to distribute blankets to the internally displaced persons in Halamah area in the province. During an inspection of the IDPs camp, he said the authority would coordinate with NGOs to afford food and medical aid to the IDPs.
On the other hand, the governor chaired a meeting for the provincial security committee and emphasized the importance of increasing security viviglance to thward the outlawed elements. He also ordered measures to be taken to improve traffic in the city.