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Yemeni official: Yemen plays vital role in combating piracy
[16/November/2012]


LONDON, Nov.15 (Saba) – Undersecretary of the Ministry of Transport for Maritime Affairs and Ports Mohammed al-Sobhi has affirmed the essential role of Yemen in combating piracy and armed robbery against ships in the Western Indian Ocean as well as the Gulf of Aden and the Somali coast.

This came during heading a delegation to participate in the first meeting of the contact group on piracy off the Somali coast, held Wednesday at the headquarters of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) in London.

The undersecretary noted to the support provided by the Regional Center for Combating Piracy in Sana'a to ensure the maritime navigation in the Gulf of Aden and the Indian Ocean.

He also referred to Yemen's keenness to enhance cooperation on the regional and international levels in this regard.

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