The member of the Supreme Political Council- Brigade/ Sultan Al-Samaei stressed that the Yemeni people have triumphed with their legendary steadfastness
against the coalition of aggression and are still united and steadfast despite the aggression that affected all the elements of life.
In his speech on 23rd December 2020 in the first event organized by the International Campaign to End the Blockade imposed on Sana'a International Airport, Al-Samaei pointed out that the coalition of aggression committed the most dreadful crimes, killing and destruction against the Yemeni people and said: “The aggression coalition threw cluster bombs and launched missiles more than what were used in the First and Second World Wars."
During the event that was attended by the Presidential Advisor- Dr. Abdulaziz Al-Tareb, Minister of Social Affairs and Labor- Mr. Salem Bin Dobie, Minister of the State for the House of Parliament Affairs- Mr. Ali Abu Holiqa and the Shura Council Affairs- Dr. Hamid Al-Mezjaji, the Governor of Abyan- Mr. Hussein Zaid Bin Yahya, the Chairman of the Yemeni Red Sea Ports Corporation- Captain/ Mohammed Abu Bakr Ishaq, the Director General of Sana'a airport- Mr. Khaled Al-Shayef, Brigade/ Al-Samaei said that the aggression coalition led by America, the Zionists, Saudi Arabia and the UAE was able to buy the silence of the International Organizations and the International Community over the crimes and genocide they commit against the Yemeni people.
He expressed his thanks to those in charge of the International Campaign at home, politicians, activists and the holders of free pens abroad, to convey the grievance of the Yemeni people, the aggression, siege and revealing the crimes of the coalition aggression's countries and seeking to lift the siege imposed on Sana'a International Airport. The Member of the Supreme Political Council called on the youth to support the fighters on the fronts, the heroes of the army and the popular committees to achieve the great victory that the world will witness.
For his part, Minister of Transport- Brigade/ Zakaria Al-Shami stressed that the continued closure of Sana’a International Airport has led to the largest humanitarian disaster in the modern era. He also pointed to the effects caused by the aggression as a result of closing the airport in front of more than 23 million citizens who benefit from the airport's services, including the patients, wounded, and students, as well as the great lack of health system performance as a result of preventing the entry of medicines through the airport.
He indicated that more than 80 thousand patients’ cases died due to the closure of the airport and 450 thousand of incurable diseases awaiting an unknown fate due to the inability to travel for treatment abroad due to the airport closure, while four million expatriates were unable to visit their families.
The Minister of Transport praised the efforts of the President and members of the International and Popular Campaign to convey the grievance of the Yemeni people and work to lift the siege on the airport, i.e. the main artery for most of the Republic of Yemen population.
Hamid Antar, Head of the International Campaign to End the Siege imposed on Sana’a International Airport, indicated that the aggression continued in its arrogance against the Yemeni people and destroyed all the basics of life. He also referred to the achievements of the campaign at the regional and international levels, where political activities, events, protests and international conferences were carried out in America, Britain, Germany, India and other European countries.
Meanwhile, he pointed out that the International Campaign to End the Siege on Sana’a Airport has many activities and events internally and externally to uncover more crimes committed by the aggression in Yemen. The event included a presentation on the campaign and its activities, speech of the free people, political elites, writers and intellectuals at the Arab and International levels.