US renews support for President Saleh's initiative

SANA'A, Feb. 07 (Saba) - The United States of America renewed here on Monday support for the President Ali Abdullah Saleh's initiative on a resumption of dialogue and normalization of political life in Yemen.The statement was made by US ambassador to Yemen Gerald Feierstein during his meeting with Chairman of Shura council Abdul Aziz Abdul Ghani.Abdul-Ghani and Feierstein discussed the current developments in the joint cooperation relations between Yemen and the United States.The meeting touched upon the arrangements and Yemeni developmental priorities to be discussed in Riyadh meeting of Yemen's Friends Group that includes the United States.In return, Abdul-Ghani expressed his appreciation of the US stances supporting democratic process in Yemen, expressing his hopes for further cooperation and partnership between Yemen and the U.S. in the future.HA/AF