Almotamar.net - The political advisor to the President, the chairman of the Fund for Socotra Protection Dr Abdulkarim al-Eryany demand Sunday the government to implement its decision to give Socotra Archipelago a distinguished administrative cadre that is in harmony with the strategy of preserving it and that cadre should be directly connected to the premiership.
In the ceremony organised by the ministry of waters and environment and the environment protection authority on the occasion of making Socotra Archipelago part of ten world heritage al-Eryany said that is the important and essential means with which "we can continue this great work and preserve this archipelago and to tell the world that we deserve this evaluation we have received in Yemen."
Al-Eryany deemed Socotra put on the list of world heritage as success for the ministry of waters and environment and environment protection authority that worked for conveying an image depicting the unique environment , biodiversity and animal species in the island .
He said the status the island has become entertaining enhances responsibility of the government and the civil society organisations for the preservation of the island environment and its biodiversity.
President Abdu-Rabbu Mansour Hadi received on Wednesday board members of the Popular Alignment Body for the Protection of National Gains, led by Yehia Hussein al-Arashi, member of Shura Council.
During the meeting, Hadi talked about a number of issues Yemen has been experiencing since the eruption of 2011's crisis, saying that the country has overcome various challenges and difficulties until holding the National Dialogue Conference, noting also steps and measures taken to handle that crisis.
GPC celebrated its 32 anniversary where it was found on August 24, 1982 as the first Yemeni political organization with the participation of all political forces.
celebratory events of the GPC were celebrated in the Sana'a and its branches in various governorates of Yemen.
Military units of the second Military Region raided on Monday a villa in 60 street in Mukala, which was used as a den by a terrorist cell to carry out terrorist acts.
A military source at the Military Region command said on Tuesday that the military forces surrounded the villa after receiving the information about the existence of a terrorist cell and clashed with the terrorists.
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) demanded on Monday Yemeni authorities to immediately increase protection for media workers in the country.
IFJ's renewed appeal is following an escalation in attacks over the last few days, including the murder of a senior journalist.
According to the Yemeni Journalists' Syndicate (YJS), Abdul-Rahman Hameed Aldin, who worked for Sana'a Radio, was shot in the head last Friday [15 August] by an armed group in the capital Sana'a. He was taken to hospital where he passed away the following day.
GPC Leader, Ali Abdullah Saleh, expressed his thanks and appreciation for the brotherly feelings the leaders and representatives of civil society organizations who have expressed strong disapproval and condemnation of the criminal and terrorist attempt that targeted his life through the tunnel, which was dug to his home.
An official military source at the First Military Region said Sunday that the army forces raided on Saturday night a terrorist cell in the city of Cotton and killed four terrorists and arrested five others.