Islah expresses sorrow about US Ambassador's remarks
Alsahwah.net- The General Secretariat
of the Islah Party has expressed sorrow about the remarks of the US ambassador to
Yemen Gerald M. Feierestein regarding Sheikh Abdul-Majeed Al-Zandani, a member of the Islah's Shoura Council.
Feirestein saidin an interview with a London-base newspaper,
Al-Hiah, that al-Zandani poses a problem to the US as and the entire
In a press release, the Islah Party
said that the case of Al-Zandani was made up by the former regime, stressing
that the media outlets of the former president Ali Abdullah Saleh's regime made
up the case with the aim of political blackmailing.
"Even if the allegations were
not completely made up by the former regime, the content of these allegations
is based on misleading intelligence information provided by the regime" the
It affirmed its insistence to end the
argument through knowing realities and bring them to legal tracks, voicing its
refusal to use the case to blackmail the party and Al-Zandani.
The statement said that the case of
Al-Zandani was discussed with many American officials, pointing out that the
Islah Party expressed readiness to open the file of Al-Zanidan and that Al-Zandani
himself expressed readiness to stand trial before a public national court.