The Group of 77 + China elected unanimously Yemen’s ambassador and permanent delegate to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Ahmed Sayyad as the president of the group.
The election was token place during a meeting of the Group of 77 + China, held on Friday in the French capital Paris with the presence of most of the Member States of the Group.
After his election, Sayyad said that he was pleased to preside over the Group of 77 + China, “which has a privileged position not in UNESCO only, but also within the United Nations in general”.
It was established on 15 June 1964 by seventy-seven developing countries signatories of the “Joint Declaration of the Seventy-Seven Countries” issued at the end of the first session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) in Geneva.
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.