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Head of Civil Status Dep. meets UNHCR deputy representative
[02 October 2017]
98 fishermen held by Eritrean authorities freed
[30 September 2017]
Mass reception for Yemen junior football team in capital Sanaa
[30 September 2017]
Telephone call between Revolution Leader, the former President
[13 September 2017]
President congratulates President of Kyrgyz Republic on National Day
[30 August 2017]
 
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
Saudi airstrike hits Nehm
[24 October 2017]
Army targets mercenaries in Serwah
[23 October 2017]
Army carries out military attack in Nehm
[23 October 2017]
Army carries out two military operations in Jawf
[23 October 2017]
US-Saudi aggression coalition warplanes launch 9 strikes on Saada
[23 October 2017]
 
  Reports
Report: 49 Yemeni civilians killed in 212 Saudi aggression airstrikes in six days
[05 April 2017]
Roundup: 1107 Saudi airstrikes kill 135 Yemeni civilians in March
[29 March 2017]
Roundup: Saudi kills 15 Yemeni civilians in 112 airstrikes on Yemen in 3 days
[25 March 2017]
Report: Saudi kills 68 in 301 airstrikes on Yemen in 7 days
[23 March 2017]
Roundup: Saudi kills 30 in 235 airstrikes on Yemen in 6 days
[15 March 2017]
 
  International
FM meets WFP official
[03 October 2017]
FM meets Russian charge d'affaires
[03 October 2017]
Yemen strongly condemns Las Vegas terrorist attack
[03 October 2017]
Water minister meets visiting EU delegation
[17 September 2017]
President congratulates his Tajik counterpart on National Day
[08 September 2017]
  Reports
In biggest ever cleaning campaign, over 200,000 volunteers clean Sana'a
[11/December/2012]

SANA'A, Dec. 11 (Saba) - The first and biggest ever cleaning campaign in Yemen is to be launched in the capital Sana'a on Wednesday. The campaign may allow Yemen to enter the race to break a Guinness World Record with over 200,000 volunteers, cleaning a designated amount of space in a short amount of time.

The campaign is organized by the capital secretariat in cooperation with "Yemen starts from here" a capital-based youth-driven initiative. It is called "Sharik" and scheduled for December 12. Under the slogan, "My contribution builds Yemen", the campaign aims to enhance the social contribution to the government's efforts to show the civilized appearance of Sana'a befitting its historical, political and social status as the capital of the unified Yemen.

Over 200,000 of Sana'a's inhabitants, students, military men, partisan leaders, members of parliament, the Shura Council and public and private sector workers will take part in the event.

Mayor of the capital Abdul-Qader Helal said that all the equipments and technical arrangements have been tied up to carry out the campaign, which will serve as an annual tradition that the local authority will be bound to carry out annually as a Popular Cleanliness Day at the capital Sana'a.

The campaign's program will accommodate more than 200,000 male and female volunteers in Sana'a provided with 200,000 caps, flannels and gloves decorated with the slogan of the campaign as well as 300,000 brooms and spades to collect waste across Sana'a and its ten districts, Helal said.

According to the "Yemen starts from here" a capital-based youth-driven initiative, which will carry out the campaign with entire sponsorship of the capital secretariat, Yemen will be allow - by campaign - to enter the race to break a Guinness World Record with over 200,000 volunteers, cleaning around 22 square km area, including streets, facilities and administrative departments across Sana'a in four hours.

Helal urged all citizens in the capital to effectively take part in cleaning their neighborhoods, valuing highly the President Abdo Rabbo Mansour Hadi and government's full support as well as the private sector's positive reaction to succeed the campaign.

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