Speaker of Shura Council Dr. Ahmed Obeid bin Dagher highly praised the supportive stances of the People's Republic of China in support of the Yemeni people, its official leadership, deeply appreciating China's significant contribution to the development drive and humanitarian actions in Yemen.
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.
Govt rejects politicizing human rights matters in Yemen, Yemen's deputy FM says
The Govt rejects politicizing human rights matters in Yemen, Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Mansour Bajjash said in allusion to last year's report by the UNHRC's Group of Imminent Experts on Yemen.
In a meeting with the South African ambassador to Yemen on Sunday, Bajjash objected to the extension of the Experts' mandate, saying their report violated the criteria of objectivity.
Discussing the conflict in the country, Bajjash said the government is in working to arrive at a peaceful resolution to the Houthi rebellion in line with the UN Security Council's resolutions and other agreed upon terms of reference.