AL-MITHAQ: Sana’a (Weekly) 22-9-97. (People’s General Congress) [Archives:1997/39/Press Review]

September 29 1997

News Review: 1) On returning from Syria, the President: “Our country’s support for the peace process is solid and based on principles.” 2) The President received credentials of ambassadors of Libya, Ethiopia, UAE, China, Japan, Tunisia, South Africa, & Argentina. 3) PGC General Secretariat held meeting on Tuesday 23rd – headed by Secretary-General, Dr. Abdulkareem Al-Iryani. 4) The Prime Minister: “The security and judicial systems take a lot of the government’s efforts.” 5) General national conference to discuss Yemeni immigrants’ issues 6) The President supports 2nd general convention to be held by Journalists’ Syndicate. 7) In celebrating 35th anniversary of Yemeni revolution, 40 health units opened in number of governorates. 8) Disclosed for 1st time: the President persuaded Iraqi regime to free German businessmen a few hours before outbreak of Gulf war. ý