[01/February/2017] SANA'A, Feb. 01, (Saba) - President of the supreme political council Saleh al-Sammad met Wednesday at the Republican palace in Sana'a with sheikhs and notables of Dhalea province.
During the meeting, President welcomed the sheikhs and dignitaries of al-Dhalea province, appreciating their great sacrifices to defend the homeland and to repulse the aggression and the aggressors.
In this context, President confirmed that the crime committed by Americans against civilians and innocent citizens in the province of al-Baidha confirms that the US is the spearhead of the aggression against Yemen, emphasizing that this act cannot be authorized.
He added that the United States is replacing the terrorist organization of al-Qaeda with Daesh in Yemen and the world.
He stressed that the goal of the high sacrifices of the Yemeni people is pride and dignity and independence.
Al-Sammad underlined the operations carried out by the army and the popular forces against the Saudi-naval forces on the fifth frigate in the Yemeni territorial waters caused the destruction of 20 percent of the power of the Saudi naval forces.
For their part, the Sheikhs and dignitaries of al-Dhalea affirmed their continuation of fighting against the aggression and Saudi-paid mercenaries until achieving freedom, dignity and independence for Yemen.