Islah Nominates President Saleh [Archives:1999/27/Local News]

July 5 1999

The Highest Organization of the Yemeni Congregation for Reform agreed by a majority to the candidacy of the President Ali Abdullah Saleh for the presidential elections.
In a report on July 3, 1999, the Highest Organization of Yemeni Congregation for reform declared a statement regarding the candidacy for the presidency. It states that “In reference to the changing circumstances and taking the general, national welfare into consideration, the Organization declares that the President Ali Abdullah Saleh is the Candidate of the Yemeni Congregation of Reform for the coming presidential elections, as he is the most capable person to take the responsibility of guiding the country in the coming period.”