The member of the Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council, head of the Council’s Negotiations Affairs Unit, Dr. Nasser Al-Khobaji, received today, Sunday, at his residence in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, the Chargé d’Affairs of the Federal Republic of Germany to Yemen, Mr. Jan Krauser.
At the beginning of the meeting, Dr. Nasser Al-Khobaji welcomed Mr. Krauser, stressing to work with the Saudi side, led by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and his Crown Prince, His Highness Prince Mohammad bin Salman, to complete the implementation of the Riyadh Agreement with all its provisions without selectivity.
Dr. Al-Khobaji stressed the need for that to be preceded by serious economic and service treatments, foremost of which is the return of the government and carrying out its tasks entrusted to it as stipulated in the Riyadh Agreement.
Dr. Al-Khobaji affirmed the Council’s cooperation and interaction with the efforts of the international community in order to make the efforts aimed at ceasefire and peace and to get into a comprehensive political process with the participation of the Southern Transitional Council succeed.
Dr. Al-Khobaji reiterated that the Council will not deal with any solutions or outcomes of consultations or negotiations in which he was not a participant in it, and that any partial or selective solutions will only fuel and intensify the conflict and establish new conflicts in the region.
For his part, Mr. Krauser expressed his gratitude for the efforts of the Southern Transitional Council and its negotiating delegation, stressing Germany’s position in supporting the efforts to stop the war and to bring peace, as well as supporting the humanitarian efforts, and Saudi efforts to implement the Riyadh Agreement.
The meeting was attended by the member of the Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council, Deputy Head of the Negotiations Affairs Unit Ali Al-Kathiri, and members of the Council’s delegation in Riyadh, lawyer Yahya Ghaleb, Brigadier General Nasser Huwaider, and member and rapporteur of both the Negotiations Affairs Unit and the negotiating delegation, Anis Al-Sharafi, and representative of the General Directorate of Foreign Affairs Adel Al-Shabhi, and member of the delegation Fathi Al-Moflhi.