Yemen’s president arrives in Saudi Arabia to sign power transfer deal

23.11.2011                      26.Cheschwan. 5772

Jemen:

Yemen's president arrives in Saudi Arabia to sign power transfer deal

Yemen's opposition said earlier this week that it had finalized a deal under which President Ali Abdullah Saleh will transfer his powers to his deputy.

Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh arrived in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday to sign a Gulf power transfer initiative made by the six-member Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), the country's state TV said.
"The president of the republic arrives safely to the airport of Riyadh to visit the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, following an invitation from the Saudi leadership, to attend the signing of the Gulf initiative," a ticker running on the bottom of Yemen TV said….