Almotamar.net - Sana'a-Yemeni Vice President Abed Rabou Mansour Hadi received in Sana'a Tuesday the American ambassador to Yemen Gerald Feierstein. The meeting discussed issues related to recent developments in the Yemeni arena in their different political, security and economic aspects and how the current crisis impacts on them.
Both men have also discussed meetings, consultations and efforts aimed to delivering Yemen from this dangerous impasse, which continuously threatens all components of normal life and security.
Hadi pointed out what is going on of negative developments, not in interest of anyone, whether the authority or the opposition, as much as they concern gains of the homeland and threaten the homeland's gains and threaten the life and living of the people. Thus all are responsible completely for those developments.
The Vice President affirmed the steady efforts for the secure and democratic coming out of the situation, adding that long distance has been achieved on the road of implementing the Gulf initiative and understanding about the chronic mechanism of it in the way with which to be able to preserve the democratic pursuit in a sound way.
The Vice President expressed, in this regard, his appreciation of the United States of America's help for preserving the democratic approach as it is considered the sole way for the social renascence and effecting the change towards all forms of development.
Regarding the war on terror and combating it, the Vice President emphasized that the decisive e confrontation against this terrorist organization by the armed forces have achieved great results and victories on the way of final riddance of terror. , pointing out that their gathering from various Arab and Islamic countries is a rare opportunity for cooperation for destroying the organization.
For his part, the American ambassador expressed big appreciation of the efforts exerted by the Vice President Hadi for the sake of moving the crisis and Yemen's safe coming out of it. He pointed out that Washington and the international community view that coming out of the crisis is political one. He pointed out the significance of joining all efforts for speeding up and coming out of this difficult and complicated situation.
The Presidential decree No. 43 for 2014 was issued on Sunday on the regulation of the Supreme Judicial Council (SJC).
Also the Presidential decree No. 44 for 2014 was issued appointing officials at the Central Organization for Control and Auditing, (COCA) as follows;
- Ameen Mohamed Qassem al-Sherai, Undersecretary of Administrative Units & Subsidized Entities of Sector;
- Fahmi Mohamed Mansour Mohamed, Undersecretary of Audit Sector of Administrative Units & Subsidized Entities;
Yemen and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) signed on Thursday a memorandum of understanding included providing support worth $ 500 million to improve the food security in Yemen.
The memorandum of understanding signed by Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Dr. Mohammed al-Saadi and the WFP representative in Yemen Bishaw Parajuli stipulated the allocation of the support to help about six million Yemenis to face the challenges of food scarcity and food insecurity.
Gunmen have attacked a post office in Hadramout province, killing a security man and looting over 1.6 million rials.
Director General of Post Office of Hadramut valley and desert ,Ibrahim Ba-shuaib, explained to Saba that 12 militants riding a car stormed on Tuesday evening the post office in Hura town after they fired at the office guard who died immediately.
A UN survey shows over 40 % of the Yemeni population still struggle for food, UNICEF said on Tuesday.
The survey's preliminary findings indicated that over 10 million Yemenis don't know where their next meal will come from, while around five million people were found to be severely food insecure, suffering from levels of hunger where external food assistance is generally required.
The Comprehensive Food Security Survey also shows that the prevalence of chronic malnutrition among children under the age of five is beyond the international
The Group of Ten Ambassadors condemned on Monday the violence that has occurred in Amran and its surrounding areas.
In a statement issued by the Group on Monday and handed over to President Abdo Rabbo Mansour Hadi by the U.S. and British ambassadors to Yemen, the Group of Ten Ambassadors condemned the violence that has occurred in Amran and surrounding areas in the north including the taking of the 310th Brigade with all its equipment and burning of the compound.
The Group called on all parties to cease armed conflict that has claimed and continues to claim Yemeni lives. The Group stressed that the Houthis, militias affiliated with political parties, and all armed groups and parties involved in the violence, must stop the fighting, respect all cease-fire agreements they all have committed to, especially that of June 22nd, withdraw from Amran, and turn over weapons to authorities loyal to the national government.
President and Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces Abdu Rabbu Mansour Hadi has chaired a meeting with Defense Minister Major General Mohammed Nasser Ahmed, Chief of staff, Major General Ahmed Ali al-Ashwal along with a number of military leaders..
The meeting discussed the latest developments on the ground especially events occurred in Amran province. He gave his orders to put security and military forces on alert in the capital Sana'a and neighboring provinces, praising the role played by security and armed forces in consolidating security, stability and public tranquility in