Speaker of Parliament Sultan al-Barakani along with Deputy Speaker Mohssen BaSarrah and Heads of Parliamentary blocs held discussions today, Sunday, with the UN's Envoy to Yemen Hans Grundberg over the ongoing peace efforts.
The official spokesman for the Palestinian Presidency, Nabil Abu Rudeineh, warned of the dangerous escalation of the Israeli occupation authorities, in the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque, and the attack on citizens in its squares and in the alleys and lanes of the Old City of Al-Quds.
Oil prices rose in early Asian trade on Monday after US leaders reached a tentative agreement on the government's debt ceiling, which could prevent a catastrophic default in the world's largest economy and oil consumer.
FC Barcelona won the Spanish Football League title, after defeating its neighbor Espanyol by four goals to two, to settle the struggle for the La Liga title, four rounds before the end of the competition.
Fatah confirms political leadership' interest in reinforcing local administration
Minister of Local Administration Abduraqeeb Fatah has confirmed the political leadership's interest in reinforcing the performance of local authorities on the level of provinces. In a meeting with the governor of Lahj today, he stressed the imperative of exploiting financial revenues of Lahj to finance the improvement of public services in the province.
They also discussed the overall situations in the province including tackling measures for the impacts of torrential rains in the province.