Almotamar.net - Chairman of the Yemeni Lawyers Union Abdullah Rajih has on Tuesday warned all Yemeni lawyers against being dragged after some local legal foundations and bureaus about which he said they work on implementing foreign agenda and orientations by holding training courses for lawyers beyond from the Lawyers Union.
In inauguration of the first advanced training course for the lawyers in 2009 began on Monday and attended by 40 lawyers from both sexes, held by the Lawyers Union, Rajih said some foundations and bureaus belonging to some lawyers in Yemen have lately emerged. They claim training and qualifying lawyers through holding courses supported by some international organizations, beyond seeking advice of the Lawyers Union. This is considered violation to the texts of the law of lawyer profession that entrusted the Union with the responsibility of training lawyers.
Rajah added that the Lawyers Union, Sana'a branch is carrying out 10 training courses fro lawyers in the year 2009 for a large number of lawyers, six of them have so far been carried out.
President of the Supreme Political Council Saleh Al-Samad has affirmed that Yemen will positively deal with any peace initiative stopping the aggression against the country and preserving dignity of Yemenis.
In an interview with Reuters, Al-Sammad noted that peace initiatives inside the country are continuing but the warring parties with the aggression do not have the decision.
He praised the Central Bank of Yemen for its "mighty efforts" for economic stability at a time of conflict, and criticised attempts by the exiled government to cut the institution off from the outside world.