President Aidarous Qassem Al-Zubaidi, President of the Southern Transitional Council (STC) and Vice-Chairman of the Presidential Leadership Council (PLC), received at his residence in New York on Tuesday evening the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Tonga, Ms. Fekitamoeloa Katoa ‘Utoikamanu.
The meeting discussed the latest developments in the political and humanitarian situation in the country and the endeavours of the regional and international community to end the conflict and bring peace. In this context, President Al-Zubaidi stressed the importance of mobilizing efforts to return the crisis file of the country to the forefront of international focus and attention to reach a just and sustainable peace, expressing the PLC's aspiration to promote relations with other countries.
Furthermore, the meeting reviewed the experience of the Kingdom of Tonga in overcoming issues of internal conflict and moving to a stage of stability and development after a long history of turmoil.
In turn, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Tonga affirmed the support of her country's government for all efforts aimed at ending the war and bringing peace to Yemen, expressing her aspiration to enhance coordination with the government to serve the interests of both countries.