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.
Yemeni and Turkish FMs discuss developments in Palestine
Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister Abdul-Malik al-Mekhlafi received a telephone call from his Turkish counterpartMevlutCavusoglu on Tuesday.
They discussed the Israeli occupation forces' criminal attack against peaceful demonstrators in Gaza, which led to the death of more than 50 people and injury of a hundred others. They also discussed the ramifications of the US decision to move its embassy to al-Quds (Jerusalem) having recognized that city as a capital for Israel.
The two ministers condemned the abuses of the occupation state of Israel against the defenseless Palestinian people and rejected the embassy moving decision.
In this regard,Cavusogluconveyed to al-Mekhlafian invitation from the Turkish president to an emergency meeting for the Organization of Islamic Cooperation to be held in Istanbul on Friday.