PM receives ICRC regional director

Yemen News Agency SABA
PM receives ICRC regional director
[20/ February/2017]
SANA'A, Feb. 20, (SABA) - Prime Minister Abdul Aziz Bin Habtoor on Monday received the regional director of the International Committee of the Red Cross Robert Mardini.

The meeting focused on ways to strengthen cooperation between Yemen and the Red Cross in health aspects and to limit the humanitarian consequences of the aggression blockage against the Yemeni people, including the protection of civilians in areas of resisting the aggression.

The meeting also discussed the role the ICRC in helping the wounded of the aggression air strikes, including treatment of the wounded of the Great Hall massacre in Sana'a.

The Prime Minister appreciated the ICRC's humanitarian work with the Yemeni people, explaining the importance role of the humanitarian organization that could play to continue its efforts towards the innocent civilians of Mocha city in Taiz province.

Mardini expressed his appreciation for the efforts of the National Salvation Government to facilitate the ICRC's humanitarian activity.