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.
Swedish FM says her country committed to humanitarian support for Yemen
The Swedish Foreign Minister Ann Linde has confirmed her country’s commitment to providing humanitarian aid to Yemen to alleviate the humanitarian crisis in the country.
In a virtual conference with Yemen’s Foreign Minister Mohammed al-Hadhrami, the Swedish minister also confirmed support to engaging women in decision making and to women’s causes in general.
The two ministers also discussed the UN’s peace mediation efforts and the Houthi intransigence including in resolving the issue of Safer, a dangerously decaying oil tanker held hostage by the Houthi militia in the Red Sea and threatening aan epic environmental catastrophe.