President Saleh welcomes UN 2014 resolution

SANA'A, Oct. 24 (Saba) - President Ali Abdullah Saleh welcomed Monday the Security Council resolution 2014 on Yemeni crisis issued on October 21.The President said that the resolution that has reaffirmed the Security Council's "support for the Presidential decree of 12 September which is designed to find a political agreement acceptable to all parties, and to ensure a peaceful and democratic transition of power, including the holding of early Presidential elections."The council has also reaffirmed "its view that the signature and implementation as soon as possible of a settlement agreement on the basis of the Gulf Cooperation Council initiative is essential for an inclusive, orderly, and Yemeni-led process of political transition."President Saleh, President of the General People Congress (GPC), stressed the GPC and its allies' readiness to sit down immediately at the dialogue table with the Joint Meeting Parties (JMP) and its partners to complete the dialogue over the executive mechanism for the Gulf's initiative as quickly as possible and to reach the final signing of the initiative and its immediate implementation, leading to an early presidential election on a date agreed upon by all.AF