PM, British Defense Minister discuss developments in Yemen and the region

Yemen’s Prime Minister Dr. Ahmed bin Mubarak and the British Secretary of State for Defense Grant Shapps have discussed developments in Yemen and the region, and bilateral cooperation in the field of defense.

Talks went over developments in the Red Sea due to the Houthi militia’s threat to international navigation, and prospects for achieving peace and restoring security in Yemen.

Bin Mubarak reiterated Yemen’s support for the just Palestinian cause and rejection of the Israeli aggression against Gaza Strip, and Yemen’s demands for international pressure on Israeli occupation entity to stop the aggression.