Yemeni Government Expresses Gratitude of Arab Coalition Countries' Military, Development Support for Yemen

Riyadh, Jumada II 22, 1437, Mar 31, 2016, SPA — The Yemeni government expressed thanks of the Arab coalition states, led by Saudi Arabia, for their military and development support to Yemen. During a meeting of the Yemeni cabinet held here today, Yemeni Vice President and Premier Khaled Bahah said that the meeting comes following the first anniversary of the Determination Strom, giving us an opportunity to offer sincere thanks and appreciation of the countries of the alliance’s for their military and development support, accorded to Yemen, especially by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, the official Yemeni News Agency reported, adding that the Yemeni cabinet discussed the latest developments related to the country’s political, military and economic domains and the file development and reconstruction.

Bahah underscored the importance of consolidation and concerted national efforts of the government, political and social components to confront current challenges, pointing out that the overall military victories achieved by the national army and popular resistance, must be supported.

The cabinet discussed also other topics related to the security situation in liberated provinces, in Yemen, militias loyal to the coup and issues of relief and reconstruction.
— SPA
22:14 LOCAL TIME 19:14 GMT