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Saudi Ambassador Holds Economic, Social Meetings in Aden

Saudi Ambassador Holds Economic, Social Meetings in Aden

Saturday, 20 January, 2018 - 12:15
Saudi Ambassador to Yemen Mohammed Al Jaber. SPA

Saudi Ambassador to Yemen Mohammed Al Jaber completed his field visit to the Yemeni capital with a series of meetings with security officials and other economists.

He met with representatives of local civil society organizations on the second day of the visit.

He discussed with Yemeni Deputy Premier and Interior Minister Ahmed al-Maisari a number of issues of common concern, including means to strengthen bilateral cooperation.

Al Jaber conveyed the assurances of Maisari on the stability of the security situation in the provinces that fall under the control of the legitimate government, stressing that those who contributed to the defeat and expulsion of Houthis and al-Qaeda are able to impose security and protect commercial convoys.

The meeting was held in the presence of the governors and security directors in the governorates of Aden, Dhale , Lahj, Abyan, Taiz and Hodeidah.

"Houthis and Iran destroyed our provinces and our security, stability and hopes. The coalition was formed to return all what was lost. We thank you all and are optimistic about having a promising future," Al Jaber tweeted, explaining that this sentence was quoted by a representative of one of the civil society organizations of whom he held a meeting with in Aden.

In another tweet, Al Jaber said that he also met with the president of the Chamber of Commerce and his deputy and a group of Yemeni businessmen in Aden.

He stated that they expressed their optimism due to the improvement of the economic situation and the increase in the volume of imports to the ports of Mokha, Aden and Mullah.

“They expressed their gratitude to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, who reduced the sufferings of the Yemeni people,” Al Jaber added in his tweets.

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