OIC Welcomes Riyadh Agreement and Praises Saudi Arabia's Role in Peacemaking in the Region

Tuesday 1441/3/8 - 2019/11/05
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Jeddah, Nov. 05, 2019, SPA -- The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) welcomed the signing of the Riyadh Agreement by the Yemeni Government and the Transitional Council in Riyadh today, in the presence of His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, and Shiekh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.
OIC Secretary General Dr. Yousef bin Ahmed Al-Othaimeen stressed that this agreement will contribute to enhancing the security and stability of Yemen and standing united against Iranian-backed Houthi militias, adding that this agreement makes a beginning of a new phase to reach radical solutions to the crises facing the Yemen.
-- SPA
22:11 LOCAL TIME 19:11 GMT