26 SEPTEMBER: Sanaa weekly, 15-1-98. [Archives:1998/03/Press Review]

January 19 1998

(Yemeni Armed Forces)
News Review: 1- The President: “I call on all Yemenis to be tolerant, discard hatred, and put national interests above every other consideration.” 2- President Ali Abdullah Saleh and the Saudi Crown Prince, Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz discussed bilateral relations in a ‘phone call last Wednesday. 3- Defense councils are to be formed in all governorates to include the governor, director of security, PSO director, director of military intelligence, and other senior officials in each governorate. 4- Minister of Interior announced the arrest of a 12-member gang of racketeers and extortionists who used to pose as security officers. 5- Aden Free Zone received several new Arab and foreign investment applications – dredger to arrive next week.