NO. 36



New Appointments in Yemen

Following the merger of the two Yemens on 22 May into the Yemen Republic (MEES,28 May), Presidential Decrees have been issued appointing 31 new DeputyMinisters, including a Deputy Minister of Oil and Mineral Resources, Mr. Ahmad Barakat. The new Yemeni Oil Minister, it will be recalled, is Mr. Salih Abu Bakrbin Hussainoun, formerly the Oil Minister of South Yemen. The new DeputyMinister of Oil and Mineral Resources, who is from North...