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Cabinet agrees on accession to 1979 Int'l marine search, rescue convention

Cabinet agrees on accession to 1979 Int'l marine search, rescue convention

[01/January/2008]



SANA'A, Jan. 01 (Saba)- In its weekly meeting, the cabinet agreed on accession of Yemen to the 1979 International Convention on Maritime Search and Rescue.

Some 81 world countries are members in the convention.

The cabinet asked to follow up legal measures to issue a decision on the accession to this international convention.

The agreement aims at enhancing activities of the sea safety and cooperation between member countries.

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