Bahrain welcomes Saudi Arabia’s initiative to host urgent meeting for Aden’s rival parties

Government Policy

The Kingdom of Bahrain has welcomed Saudi Arabia’s call for the Yemeni Government and all parties involved in the clashes that erupted in Aden to hold an urgent meeting in Saudi Arabia.

In a statement carried by Bahrain News Agency (BNA) on Monday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the invitation is an important step towards reaching a peaceful solution as it adopts the approach of dialogue and de-escalation.

“The Kingdom of Bahrain affirms that this initiative mirrors the pivotal role of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, led by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, in enhancing security and stability in the region and the brotherly Republic of Yemen in particular, through the Arab Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen, and combatting the Iran-backed Houthi militias and all other terrorist organizations,” the statement said, pointing out that the invitation also reflects the Saudi clear vision regarding the achievement of a permanent political solution that guarantees Yemen’s unity and independence.

The ministry further reiterated Bahrain’s unwavering support to all efforts and initiatives launched by Saudi Arabia for the benefit of the region and the world as a whole

Source: International Islamic News Agency