Defense Minister discusses with UK delegation supporting Yemeni Coast Guard
Minister of Defense General Lieutenant Mohsen al-Da’iry discussed Thursday with UK Military Delegation situations of Coast Guard in Yemen.
Al-Da’iry discussed with the UK Delegation headed by Marine Security Advisor in the Embassy of the United Kingdom in Riyadh Peter Divis the most important issues associated with nature and tasks of marine forces and coast guard, as well as Yemeni ports and the most important applied security measures and procedures.
The minister talked about security situations and significance of supporting Yemeni Coast Guard and supplying them with capabilities and modern technology to protect the international maritime navigation and securing trade ships.
He reviewed danger threatening the international waterway in Bab al-Mandab by Houthi terrorist militia.
For their part, the UK delegation confirmed work with international partners to support Yemeni marine forces and coast guard and improve their technical and military capabilities to enable them carry out the task of protecting international and regional waters.