Yemen Mediates Kuwaiti-Iraqi Problem [Archives:2001/12/Local News]

March 19 2001

Kuwait’s deputy premier and foreign minister Sheik Sabbah Al Ahmed Al Sabbah, will arrive in Sana’a on Wednesday to hand over a message from the Emir of Kuwait to Yemen’s president, regarding arrangements for the Arab Summit due in Amman on March 27th. Well-informed political sources told YT that Yemen is trying to play a mediating role between Iraq and Kuwait. The visit of the Yemeni foreign minister to Baghdad last Saturday was within the framework of these efforts.