Yemeni President urges government to intensify efforts to counter extremist groups, break siege on Taiz

Yemeni President urges government to intensify efforts to counter extremist groups, break siege on Taiz

الجمعه 1437/7/1 هـ الموافق 2016/04/08 م واس

Riyadh, Jumada II 29, 1437, April 07, 2016, SPA — Yemen’s President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi urged the Yemeni government headed by Dr. Ahmed Obaid bin Dagher, newly appointed in office, to intensify efforts to counter terrorist groups and defeat terrorism.

Hadi also stressed the importance of working intensively to break the siege imposed on the province of Taiz and the need to deliver relief supplies to its population.

These remarks were made by the Hadi during an extraordinary meeting of the Yemeni cabinet held on Thursday in Riyadh.

–SPA
00:03 LOCAL TIME 21:03 GMT