Almotamar.net - Vice President Abdo Rabbo Mansour Hadi met here on Wednesday with USA ambassador to Yemen Gerald Feierstein.
The Vice President and the USA ambassador reviewed several issues pertaining to the ongoing situation in the national arena and the implementation progress of the political settlement in Yemen according to the Gulf initiative and the UN Security Council resolution 2014.
Hadi stressed the significance of the commitment of all political parties to the course of implementation of the Gulf initiative as it is the only way to put an end to the critical situation and difficult circumstances in the country.
Feierstein voiced his optimism, saying he alongside with other Arab and foreign ambassadors have noticed great progress in achieving the political settlement.
The February 21 presidential election is supported by the whole international community, the US ambassador said, asserting his country's support to Yemen till overcoming the crisis's tough repercussions and realizing the stability and development in Yemen.
Furthermore, Hadi and Feierstein discussed Yemeni-US partnership in combating terrorism, particularly al-Qaeda.
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.