Condolences for Jibla victims [Archives:2003/02/Local News]

January 13 2003

U.S. Ambassador to Yemen, Edmund Hull, has received condolences from a number of Yemeni officials over the killing of American aid workers in Jibla Dec. 30.
Messages came in a personal visit to the ambassador from the Political Director of the General Peoples Congress on Jan. 6 and from the General Secretary and Political Director of the Islah Party on Jan. 7.
On behalf of their parties, the visitors expressed their deep sympathies for the victims.
Ambassador Hull thanked the officials for their remarks and stressed that the United States remains committed to work with Yemeni government in eradicating violence and terror.
The U.S. embassy has also received numerous letters of condolence for the victims and their families from organizations working in Yemen.