Al-Qerbi puts hopes on Saleh visit to Washington

SANA’A, Nov 8 (Saba) – President Ali Abdullah Saleh is to head from Japan to the United States on November 9 to hold meetings with the US President George W. Bush and a number of senior officials in the US administration
over mutual relationships and regional and international issues.

Foreign Minister Abu-Bakr Al-Qerbi stated that this visit would gain a special importance to develop and broaden the political, economical and security relations, and reinforce cooperation in vocational training and anti-terror fight.

He pointed out that the US government highly considers Yemen’s achievements in political stability and human rights which would result in the US support for development works in addition to improving military training performance.