, almotamar.net, Saba - President Ali Abdullah Saleh inaugurated on Friday Al-Saleh Mosque officially in the capital Sana'a with the attendance of high-profile Islamic scholars and intellectuals from Arab and Islamic countries.
The mosque represents an architectural master-work and an intellectual and religious pulpit at the level of Yemen and the Arab region which is expected to perform a great role in the mediation of Islam through outcomes of its scientific colleges and departments.
The total establishment cost estimated at $60 million and it is based on 224 thousand m˛ with 24 m in height and a capacity for 40 thousand worshipers.
Yemen is to partake the 40th session of Foreign Ministers Council of the Member States to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), which will be held during the period ( December 9- 11, 2013) in the Guinean capital, Conakry.
Twelve terrorists, mostly Saudi nationals, carried out Thursday massive and coordinated attack on the Defense Ministry Complex that claimed the lives of 56 people and injured over 215 others, a special Yemeni probe revealed on Friday.
Head of the Information Office at the General People’s Congress (GPC) Tareq al-Shamy has affirmed on Thursday that the Yemen war on terror is an open one and that war has achieved successes through defeating and hitting the elements of al-Qaeda organisation in Luder and al-Houta. He pointed out that the incident of attacking a car belonging to the British embassy was an attempt by al-Qaeda to send a message that it was still present and able to do anything