President Saleh welcomes Eid Al-Fitr congratulators

SANA’A, Nov 14 (Saba)- Following the Eid Al-Fitr prayers, President Ali Abdullah Saleh and the visiting President of Somalia Abdullah Yusuf Ahmed welcomed large numbers of people who came forward to express to them good wishes on Eid Al-Fitr. Congratulators included Prime Minister Abdul-Qader Ba-Jammal, Speaker of the Parliament Abdullah Bin Hussein Al-Ahmar, Vice Chairman of the Higher Council of Judiciary (HCJ), Mohammed I. Al-Hajji and senior military leaders, thinkers, businessmen and journalists. President Saleh exchanged good wishes with them on Ramadan break. In a meeting with the senior citizens, Saleh said Moslems are bound to stick to Islam’s values of tolerance and renounce fanaticism and extremism.” He also spoke highly of the results of theological dialogue which successfully reeducated hard-liners. AA/AA