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Saleh calls for raising security alert

President Ali Abdullah Saleh, the Supreme Leader of the Armed Forces, stressed on Saturday the necessity to raise the security alert and to deal strictly with everyone who may think to harm Yemen’s security and stability.During a meeting with military and security leaders, the president accented that the armed and security forces would remain the honest guard to the people and country’s achievements.He confirmed the leadership’s keenness on modernizing the aptitudes of the affiliates of the military and security institutions and reinforcing defense and security capacities of the country.During the meeting, president Saleh reviewed with the security and military leaders the developments on the national arena and the negative repercussions of the underway crisis on the citizens’ lives as a result of the terrorist, sabotage and banditry acts committed by outlaws and terrorists to disturb the country’s peace, stability and economy.A number of security and military issues, topped by the armed and security forces’ role in maintaining security, stability of thecountry and upgrading the defense and security institutions were also touched upon in the meeting.