Sanctions against Yemeni official discussed in Riyadh
Alsahwah.net- The UN special envoy to Yemen Jamal Benomar are
conducting consultations with Saudi King Abdallah Bin Abdel Aziz before
imposing sanctions against those officials who impede the implementing of
political settlement in Yemen.
Benomar arrived in the Saudi capital,
Riyadh, on Friday to conduct negotiations with the Saudi king and other officials
regarding Yemen's situation and how to overcomeobstructions about the implementation of the GCC power transfer.
"Imposing sanctions on the armed
groups used by Iran to impede the political transition remains within expected
issues to be discussed," Akhbar Alyawam Newspaper said.
Benomar has presented last Tuesday a report on Yemen's situation to
the UN Security Council, which assured the democratic transition was on 'the
right track', though concerns, mainly security ones, remain.
The report warned Yemenis affecting
the transition from behind the scenes amid US and EU measures to sanction them.