President meets the Jordanian Prime Minister

Sana’a Jan. 23(Saba)- President Ali Abdullah Saleh received on Monday the Jordanian prime minister, head of the Jordanian side in the Yemeni-Jordanian Joint Committee Marouf al-Bakhit, and other Jordanian members participating in the meetings of the 12th session of the Yemeni-Jordanian Committee, being hold in Sana’a. The two sides discussed the ways of promoting bilateral cooperation in all fields and the latest development in the region on top of them the situations in Palestine, Iraq, Lebanon and Somalia . They also talked on the results of the 12th session of the Yemeni-Jordanian Joint Committee. The meetings resulted in 23 agreements including agriculture, consultations exchange, trade, high education, health and marine transportation. The president emphasized on the importance of finding out executive mechanisms to achieve the agreements practically through a specific action plan in which the two countries can get benefits. In his part, the Jordanian prime minister praised the level of bilateral relations and the results of the committee. FR/NS SABA