Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdullatif Derian, welcomed at Dar-al-Fatwa on Wednesday Yemeni Minister of Awqaf and Orientation, Ahmad Attiya, accompanied by a delegation from the ministry and Yemeni Ambassador to Lebanon, Abdullah Al-Doais.
Speaking to reporters following the meeting, Attiya indicated that talks touched on affairs related to Dar-al-Fatwa as well as on the ties between Lebanon and Yemen.
"We value the tremendous efforts Lebanon is making and the solid relations between the two Arab people," he said.
In response to a question about the situation in Yemen, Attiya said: "Every day [the situation] gets better and better, and the constitutional legitimacy is taking over 85% of the country," adding that 15% are still held by the rebels.
"The Yemeni people is still facing this problem and this coup that occurred ferociously against the legitimacy, until the constitutional legitimacy is restored with the collaboration of the Arab coalition," he concluded.
Source: National News Agency