Vice Admiral Charles Moore in Sanaa [Archives:1999/24/Local News]

June 14 1999

Vice Admiral Charles W. Moore, Commander of the U.S. Naval Forces of the Central Command and Commander of the Fifth Fleet, is visiting Yemen June 13-14. He and the U.S. Ambassador Barbara Bodine will attend the graduation ceremony for the Yemeni deminers at the Yemeni National Demining Training Center (YNDTC) in Aden on June 14. One hundred and sixty Yemenis have successfully completed training at the YNDTC, and are now ready to begin removing landmines and other unexploded ordnance from Yemen and return valuable land to full productivity.