In Syria, President Hafez Al-Assad has been holding talks with North Yemeni envoy Mr. Abdallah?
GV/CU Syrian President Hafez Al-Assad seated and talking with North Yemeni envoy Abdallah Hamran.
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Background: In Syria, President Hafez Al-Assad has been holding talks with North Yemeni envoy Mr. Abdallah Hamran. This follows the recent assassination of North Yemen's President Ahmad Hussain al-Ghashmi.
North Yemeni representatives have been touring Arab capitals delivering messages from the new Head of State Abdul-Karim al-Arashi. The message is believed to accuse South Yemen of Mr. al-Ghashmi's death from a parcel bomb carried by a South Yemeni official. The North Yemenis official. The North Yemenis first blamed South Yemeni President Salam Robaya Ali for the killing. However, he was shot by a firing squad on Monday (26 June) after being overthrown. North Yemen's accusations were then levelled against the entire South Yemen regime. South Yemen, t???, has launched a diplomatic offensive, aimed at countering North Yemeni charges. Two South Yemeni representatives left Aden on Sunday (2 July) to visit Tunisia, Algeria, Syria, Lebanon and Jordan.