The security of Yemen is an integral part of Saudi Arabia and the Gulf states’ security, Saudi King Salman Bin Abdulaziz said.
The king’s remarks came after a meeting with Yemeni President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi in the Royal Palace in Jeddah.
Al-Resalah news site reported that the two officials discussed topics of mutual interest at various levels and the Yemeni people’s urgent needs including humanitarian, developmental and reconstruction efforts.
Hadi praised “the Kingdom’s efforts and its support for the Yemeni people and its legitimacy and its central role with the coalition countries in achieving victories against rebels.”
During the meeting, King Salman stressed his kingdom’s support and standing with Yemen and its constitutional legitimacy.
“The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has always stood with Yemen and will remain supportive of the Yemeni people at different levels,” he said.