Role of coalition countries in Yemen appreciated

The Arab Parliament lauded the initiatives of the countries of coalition to support legitimacy in Yemen. (SPA)
Updated 22 June 2019

Role of coalition countries in Yemen appreciated

  • The Arab Parliament stressed its position in support of the legitimacy of Yemen

CAIRO: The Arab Parliament has affirmed the peace option in Yemen based on the political solution of the Gulf initiative and its executive mechanism and the outcomes of the comprehensive national dialogue. 

The peace option is also based on UN Security Council resolutions related to the Yemeni issue, foremost Resolution 2216 of 2015. The affirmation came in a resolution of the Arab Parliament on “Developments of the situation in the Republic of Yemen,” issued at the conclusion of the fourth plenary session held in Cairo.

The Arab Parliament stressed its position in support of the legitimacy of Yemen, represented by President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, and supporting Yemen’s security, stability, unity and territorial integrity. SPA Cairo

The Arab Parliament lauded the initiatives of the countries of coalition to support legitimacy in Yemen through relief, treatment and development assistance projects, the most urgent of which is the emergency relief campaign with the participation of the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSRelief), the Saudi Program for the Development and Reconstruction of Yemen, and the Emirates Red Crescent. 


Muslim World League chief lays foundation stone for Islamic museum in Jakarta

Updated 29 February 2020

Muslim World League chief lays foundation stone for Islamic museum in Jakarta

JAKARTA: A museum dedicated to Prophet Muhammad and the history of Islamic civilization will soon rise in the Indonesian capital.

Sheikh Dr. Mohammed bin Abdulkarim Al-Issa, secretary-general of the Muslim World League (MWL), laid the foundation stone for the Jakarta branch of the Museum of the Life of the Prophet and Islamic Civilization on Feb. 28, 2020, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.

An MWL post on Twitter said the museum will feature lush gardens in one of the most visited area in the city.

Al-Issa was quoted by SPA as saying that Jakarta would become the first branch of the Madinah international museum, hosting a variety of events, debates, training sessions, conferences, forums and seminars.

Following the groundbreaking ceremony, Al-Issa and his delegation met with the Saudi Ambassador to Indonesia, Essam bin Abed Al-Thaqafi.

The meeting was also attended by the Kingdom’s deputy envoy to the southeast Asian country, and Saudi embassy staff.