PM discusses with Minister of Transport means to activate Sanaa Int'l Airport's role

March 7, 2019

SANAA, March 6 (Saba) - Prime Minister Dr. Abdul Aziz bin Habtoor met with Minister of Transport Zakaria Al-Shami on Tuesday in Sanaa in the presence of Presidential Advisor Dr. Abdulaziz Al-Tarb.

During the meeting, a number of aspects related to the port of Hodeidah were discussed in light of the arrangements of the Stockholm Agreement and the important role of the Ministry of Transport in this regard.

They dealt with humanitarian dimensions of reopening Sanaa International airport and the role, that should be played by the United Nations and its Secretary-General to pressure the US-saudi-backed coalition aggression to lift the embargo imposed on the airport.

They dealt with means helping the airport to replay its humanitarian and commercial presumed role, in addition to pressure on the other party to implement what was agreed upon in the consultations of Sweden.