Yemeni-Lebanese agreements signed [Archives:2004/762/Local News]

August 9 2004

At the end of the deliberation session held by both countries' prime ministers, a set of agreements and protocols were signed on July 28 between Yemen and Lebanon to boost mutual cooperation in the coming period.
In the press conference Lebanese Prime Minister said that the memorandums and agreements signed relate to cooperation in customs, finance, taxes, marine transportation and affairs, land transportation and health.
They also cover promotion of exports, agriculture and irrigation.
He pointed out that the visit confirmed the similarities of the two countries' stances on the conditions in Iraq and Palestine.
“It is necessary that UN resolutions regarding the Palestinian cause be applied. We call for the unity of the Iraqi nation, its stability and withdrawal of occupation forces from Iraq,” he added.