Mauritanian President receives letter from President Saleh

NOUAKCHOTT, August 25 (Saba- Mauritanian President Maaouiya Sid'Ahmed Ould Taya received on Monday a letter from President Ali Abdullah Saleh concerning development of Arab joint work. The letter was handed over by Yemen ambassador to Nouakchott Qasm Askar Japran during his meeting with Mauritanian president. The ambassador conveyed greetings of the President Ali Abdullah Saleh to Mauritanian president and wishes for Mauritanian people more progress. The means of boosting of the bilateral relations between the two countries were also discussed. The Mauritanian president got him to convey his greetings to President Ali Abdullah Saleh and his wishes for Yemeni people more progress and development. AH/NM/SS SABA 17:00 GMT