Oman reaches an agreement on Yemeni Defence Minister

Muscat: In continuation of the efforts being exerted by the Sultanate in dealing with the humanitarian events taking place in the sisterly Republic of Yemen and in response to the requests made by several Yemeni parties, an agreement was reached with the concerned authorities in Sana’a regarding the situation of Maj Gen Mahmoud al Subaihi, Yemeni Minister of Defence and allowing him to communicate with his family.

The Sultanate hopes that this will be followed by further steps leading to final solutions on the status of all prisoners and missing persons in Yemen.