His Excellency President Dr. Rashad al-Alimi, Chairman of the Presidential Leadership Council, chaired part of the Council of Ministers session held today, Sunday, at al-Ma'shiq Palace in the temporary capital Aden, with the presence of the Prime Minister Dr. Ma'een Abdulmalik.
A member of the Presidential Leadership Council, Major General Aidarous Qassem Al-Zubaidi, chaired this morning at the Presidential Palace in Ma’ashiq an extraordinary meeting of the Council of Ministers.
Yemen, Mauritania discuss Houthi violations in Sana'a
Yemen's Ambassador to Mauritania Salem al-Arada discussed onThursday with Mauritanian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation IsselkouOuld Ahmad latest developments in Yemen and Houthi militia's crimes against citizens in Sana'a.
They discussed Houthi mass killing and execution of former President Ali Abdullah Saleh and leaders of opposing political parties.
Ambassador al-Arada renewed government's firm position on realizing peace in accordance with the three references; the GCC Initiative and its Executive Mechanism, the outcomes of the National Dialogue Conference and UN Resolution 2216.
He also talked about government's concessions it made for the sake of peace despite stubbornness of the rebel militia, which seeks continuation of war.
For his part, the Mauritanian Minister confirmed his country's support to Yemen's legitimacy and denounced practices of Hotuhi militia in Sana'a against innocent and civilians.
He praised victory of the National Army of regaining the coastal city of Mocha, Hodeida.