almotamar.net - The Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) said on Wednesday that the Gulf initiative addressing Yemen's crisis has steered Yemen away from a potential civil war.
The Gulf initiative has paved the way for the political settlement and the peaceful transition of power in Yemen, Abdullatif al-Zayani said in a lecture delivered in the National Defense College in the United Arab Emirates.
"The GCC States will continue to exert all efforts alongside regional and international parties to ensure the success of the political settlement in Yemen."
He pinned hopes that the Gulf initiative to become a good omen for a stable and unified and prosperous Yemen.
Al-Zayani praised support the initiative has received from most regional and international states and organizations, including the UN Security Council, the Arab League (AL) and the European Union (EU).
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.