almotamar.net - It is scheduled that the parliament and the Shoura council in Yemen to hold a joint meeting next week. The meeting would be held in response to a call by President Ali Abdullah Saleh to both establishments to hold that meeting after the Al-Adha Eid holidays.
Parliamentary sources mentioned that the joint meeting would consider the initiative of the president of the republic concerning the constitutional amendments in introduction to begin discussing and endorsing them before the people's referendum.
The sources indicated that the amendments include many visions and ideas aimed at development of the political and democratic system, among them changing the ruling system into presidential, reducing presidency term to five years, allocation of 15% of eats for the woman in local councils and parliament, establishment of a local rule with large powers and establishment of bicameral parliamentary system.
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.