Almotamar.net - Helen Clark, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator and United Nations Development Group (UNDG) Chair, arrived Thursday in Yemen for a six-day official visit, a UNDP statement said.
During this mission, Helen Clark is expected to meet high-level government officials and visit UNDP projects. Miss Clark will also sign a number or agreements and projects to promote the developmental work between Yemen and the UN.
In addition to meeting with high-level officials and visiting projects, Miss Clark is to meet the UN country team, donor community, civil society, women’s groups, and community leaders. She is accompanied by Ms. Amat Al-Alim Alsoswa, UNDP Regional Director for Arab States, and other UNDP high officials.
Before she was appointed UNDP Administrator in 2009, Miss Clark served for nine years as New Zealand Prime Minister, from 1999 until 2008.
A Saudi aggression fighter jet targeted a citizen's car driving in Fara area of Kutaf district in Saada province overnight, killing the driver and injuring his friend, a security official said on Monday.
Scores of Saudi enemy soldiers were killed and injured on Sunday when the army and popular forces repelled a Saudi military attempt to sneak into Shurfah site in the border province of Najran, a military official said.
The operation was accomplished successfully against the Saudi
Saudi aggression warplanes have launched more than 49 airstrikes over the past hours on several residential areas across Yemen, a security official said on Sunday.
The airstrikes targeted the areas of Malahiz and Husama in Dhahir district, and areas Thuban, Masahif and Sdad in Bakim district of northern Saada province.