Yemen President pays brief visit to Syria
Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad held on Saturday a meeting with Yemeni President, Ali Abdullah Saleh.
Later, the Syrian leader held a lunch banquet in honor of the visiting Yemeni President.
President Saleh and his accompanying delegation, who arrived in Damascus Saturday for a short visit to Syria, was received by President Bashar al-Assad, Vice President Abdulhaleem Khaddam, Prime Minister Mohamed Mustafa Miro and his deputy, Farouq al-Sharaa as well as other members of government, according to SANA news agency.
The Yemeni leader left Damascus in the afternoon and was seen off by President Assad and other government officials. (Albawaba.com)