SANA'A, May 06 (Saba) – The European Union (EU) welcomed achievements attained in the transitional stage, an official at the EU said Sunday.
During his meeting with Foreign Minister Abu Bakr al-Qirbi, Director for Middle East and North Africa in the EU Christian Berger affirmed the EU's support for the Government of National Reconciliation and its efforts in stabilizing Yemen's security.
Al-Qirbi and Berger discussed current arrangements for Yemen's Friends meeting scheduled to be held in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, on the 23rd of May.
In return, the minister valued the EU's role in Yemen particularly in the transitional phase, praising the fruitful partnership between the two sides.
Yemen wishes to have more support from the EU side, he added.