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.
Pentagon Spokesperson confirms US support to Yemeni government
The Spokesman of the US Pentagon Rankin Galloway has confirmed support of the United States to Yemen's legitimate government under President Hadi.
In an interview with Saudi- based Al Riyadh newspaper, he pointed out that US denounces Houthi acts of destabilizing Yemen and creating chaos across the country and holds the militia responsible on threatening lives of Yemeni people.
He confirmed that the United States provides logistic supports in battles against Houthis, noting to negative role of Iran via installing anti-ship weapons threatening navigation at marine strategic waterways.
He also pointed out to Iran's involvement of providing Houthis with technical aid, marine mines and explosive boats to threaten navigation at Bab al-Mandab and the Red Sea.