YEMEN Press Agency

Parliament speaker congratulates President of European Parliament

SANAA, Jan. 20 (YPA) – Parliament speaker Yahya al-Rai’ on Thursday sent a sent a cable of sent a cable of congratulation to Roberta Mezzola on the occasion of her election as President of the European Parliament.

In the cable,  Al-Rai’ affirmed the keenness of Yemen’s Parliament to consolidate relations, enhance cooperation, and coordinate common positions and visions with the European Parliament in parliamentary forums on issues of common interest, especially with regard to supporting the cause of the Yemeni people and lifting brutal aggression and unjust siege on Yemen.

He expressed aspirations of the Yemeni people that the European Parliament to take a firm stance on stopping the aggression, ending the siege, and permanently opening Yemeni seaports and airports.