President of the Presidential Leadership Council receives French Ambassador

Riyadh – Saba
His Excellency President Dr. Rashad Muhammad Al-Alimi, Chairman of the Presidential Leadership Council, received today, Monday, at Maasheq Palace in the temporary capital Aden, the Ambassador of the friendly Republic of France, Jean-Marie Safa, to discuss the latest developments in the Yemeni situation and peace efforts in the country.

During the meeting, the President of the Presidential Leadership Council welcomed Ambassador Marie Safa, praising the firm French role alongside the Yemeni people, its political leadership and constitutional legitimacy within the European system and all international forums.

The President briefed the French ambassador on the situation in Yemen, and the efforts of economic and service reforms led by the Council in various sectors.

The Chairman of the Presidential Leadership Council indicated that there are signs of a breakthrough in the infrastructure and service level, with the start of implementing a package of vital projects during the next few days.

The Chairman of the Presidential Leadership Council affirmed the council’s support for the efforts of the international community to bring peace and stability to Yemen, and its commitment to a comprehensive and sustainable solution in accordance with national and regional references, and relevant international resolutions, especially Resolution 2216.

The President stressed the importance of exerting international pressure on the Houthi militias backed by the Iranian regime, to fulfill their commitments before the international community.In turn, the French ambassador expressed his country’s appreciation for the positive interaction of the Presidential Leadership Council and the government with all efforts and initiatives aimed at alleviating the suffering of the people and achieving their aspirations for peace, security and stability.