Deputy Secretary of State William Burns renewed
the US commitment to support the political transfer in Yemen and help Yemenis
have a progressive future.
In a press
conference, Burns said on Tuesday that that United States wants to support
Yemen in security fields, stressing that the United States has mutual interests
that the Unites States will stand by Yemen to defeat al-Qaeda and other radical
groups, and that it will support political transfer, reconstruction and economic and educational fields.
that development assistance to Yemen amounted $175 million, praising victories made
by the Yemeni army against Al-Qaeda.