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.
Hundreds of thousands of Yemenis descended Thursday (Aug 24) on Sanaa in a major show to celebrate of the 35th anniversary of the General People's Congress (GPC) founding anniversary.
The rally marking 35 years since the founding the General People's Congress (GPC).
The streets of the capital, waving the blue flag of the GPC and carrying pictures of Saleh the leader of GPC.
At least 71 citizens were killed and wounded by warplanes from the Saudi-led aggression coalition on Sanaa province early on Wednesday morning, a security official said.
The air strikes hit a hotel in Bait al-Edhari area in Arhab district,
Saudi aggression warplanes launched seven air strikes on Saada province overnight, an official said on Wednesday.
The targeted places were the regular road in Al-Sheikh area of Monabah district, Alhbrah area of Razeh district, the directorate of Al-Taher and Shada directorate.
The strikes severely damaged civilian properties, said the official.
Armed forces' spokesman Brigadier General, Sharaf Luqman said the army and popular forces have provided the greatest sacrifices to defend the homeland against Saudi-led aggression forces, stressing on maintaining the internal unity.
In a press statement on Monday, Luqman said that the historical steadfastness and the cohesion of the Yemeni people represent the first defense line against the aggression states.