Press Statement.

[01 May 2020] The Southern Transitional Council declared a state of emergency and self-administration across South Yemen the aim of which is to protect civilians and restore and manage state facilities and institutions. 

We did not take this decision lightly, but it became necessary to ensure the protection and administration of the South, which was subjected to wilful neglect, mismanagement and collective punishment by successive Yemeni governments...

Southern Transitional Council Presidency holds emergency meeting and issues important statement.

The Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council held an urgent meeting on Sunday, under the chairmanship of Major General Ahmed Saeed bin Brik, Chairman of the National Assembly, and in the presence of the Supreme Command of the Southern Army and Security...

Chairman of National Assembly meets commander of Arab Coalition forces in Aden the capital

 The Chairman of the National Assembly of the Southern Transitional Council, Major General Ahmed Saeed bin Brik, met on Saturday in Aden the capital with the commander of the Duty Forces 802...

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qassem Al-Zubaidi held, on Saturday, an important meeting with the Special Envoy of the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. Martin Griffiths...

President Al-Zubaidi holds a meeting with UN envoy Martin Griffiths

University of Ottawa organizes political seminar with Transitional Council Office in Canada

Abdul Karim Ahmed Saeed, Head of the General Administration of Foreign Affairs Office of the Transitional Council in Canada, delivered a speech explaining the southern issue, and introducing the Southern Transitional Council...

President Al-Zubaidi: Riyadh agreement is an important historical stage for the southern issue

President Aidarous Qassem Al-Zubaidi, head of the Southern Transitional Council, said that the Riyadh agreement is an important historical station in relation to the southern issue, by returning this issue to the forefront...

President Al-Zubaidi meets the adviser of the United Nations envoy to Yemen

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, met on Thursday in Aden the capital with Mr. Marwan Ezzat Al-Ali, Adviser to the UN Secretary-General's Envoy to Yemen, Mr. Martin Griffiths...

The European Union praises the Transitional Council way of dealing with Riyadh agreement

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Abdulaziz Al-Zubaidi, received on Monday at his office in Aden the capital, the European Union delegation, consisting of Mr. Hans Ganderberg, European Union Ambassador to Yemen

President Al-Zubaidi inagurates the third session of the National Assembly

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, inaugurated on Monday, in Aden the capital, the third session of the National Assembly to be hold for the period 13-15 January with the participation of all members of the National Assembly under the slogan...

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Al-Zubaidi, received on Wednesday, at his office in the capital, Aden, the coordinator of international organizations in Aden, Ahmed Al-Wali...

President Al-Zubaidi meets with coordinator of international organizations in Aden the capital

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidroos Al-Zubaidi, met on Wednesday with the Director of Al-Dhalea Security, Brigadier General Adlan Al-Hatas...

President Al-Zubaidi stresses on providing necessary security protection to humanitarian organizations in Al-Dhalea

Director of Transitional Council Foreign Office in Canada meets Defense Officer in Canadian Parliament.

The General Director of the Office of the General Administration for Foreign Affairs of the Southern Transitional Council in Canada, Mr. Abdul-Karim Ahmed Saeed, met with Ms. Anita Vandenbled, member of the Canadian Parliament in the ruling party, at her office in the capital Ottawa...

The Presidency of the Transitional Council renews its commitment to implement Riyadh Agreement

The Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council held its weekly meeting, on Sunday, chaired by the President of the Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qassem Al-Zubaidi...

President Al-Zubaidi delivers speech to Southern people on 52nd anniversary of Independence Day

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, addressed on Saturday a speech to the masses of our southern people at home and abroad, on the occasion of the 52nd anniversary of independence on November 30th...

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi,, received on Saturday at the Transitional Council's headquarter in Tawahi, in Aden the capital, the Commander of the 802 Forces of the Arab Coalition, Brigadier General Mujahid Bandar Al-Otaibi...

President Al-Zubaidi discusses with leadership of Arab Coalition ways to implement Riyadh agreement

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, met on Sunday, in the UAE capital Abu Dhabi, the Special Envoy of the Kingdom of Sweden, Ambassador Peter Simnby, Head of the EU Delegation to Yemen, Ambassador Hans Grundberg, and the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Sweden...

President Al-Zubaidi meets with the Special Envoy of Kingdom of Sweden and ambassadors of European Union

President Al-Zubaidi meets the Russian Ambassador to UAE and his accompanying delegation

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, met on Thursday in the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi, the Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the United Arab Emirates, Sergei Kuznetsov, and the Political Affairs Officer, Maxim Slisarev...

President Aidaroos Al-Zubaidi meets the US Ambassador to Yemen

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, met on Wednesday in the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi, the United States Ambassador to Yemen, Christopher Hansel, and his accompanying delegation...

President Al-Zubaidi meets with the UK Ambassador to Yemen

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, met on Tuesday in Abu Dhabi with the Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Yemen Michael Aron...

President Aidaroos Al-Zubaidi meets with the Dutch Ambassador to Yemen

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, met on Monday in the UAE capital Abu Dhabi with Arma Marie van Duron, Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Yemen...

Southern Transitional Council and Government of Yemen sign Riyadh Agreement

The Saudi capital Riyadh witnessed on Tuesday 5 November the ceremony of signing the Riyadh Agreement between the Southern Transitional Council and the Government of Yemen in presence of the President of the Southern Transitional Council...

President Al-Zubaidi: Riyadh Agreement establishes new phase of cooperation and partnership with Arab Coalition.

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, stressed in a statement to Saudi newspaper Al-Watan on the importance of the Saudi-sponsored Riyadh agreement...

President Al-Zubaidi meets with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, met on Tuesday at Al-Yamamah Palace in the Saudi capital of Riyadh with his highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia...

The Presidency of the Transitional Council discusses developments of Jeddah dialogue

The Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council held its weekly meeting on Sunday, under the chairmanship of Major General Ahmed Saeed bin Brik, Speaker of the National Assembly, Acting President of the Transitional Council...

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, Supreme Commander of the South Armed Forces, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi received on Saturday at his residence in the Saudi capital of Riyadh...

President Aidaroos Al-Zubaidi meets Chinese Ambassador to Yemen

Chairman of the National Assembly meets head of the MSF mission

The Chairman of the National Assembly of the Southern Transitional Council, Maj. Gen. Ahmed Saeed bin Brik, met on Tuesday in Aden the capital, Terry Drewend, Deputy Head of the French Mission for MSF and Director of the MSF Project in Aden...

The representative of the General Department of Foreign Affairs of the Southern Transitional Council, Adel Al-Shabhi, met on Wednesday in the Saudi capital of Riyadh, with Ambassador Arma Marie van Duron, Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Yemen...

Transitional Council Foreign Affairs Representative meets Ambassador of Netherlands to Yemen

President Al-Zubaidi meets the French Ambassador to Yemen

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, Supreme Commander of the Southern Armed Forces, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, received on Wednesday at his residence in Jeddah of Saudi Arabia, the French Ambassador to Yemen, Mr. Christian Testo...

Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council holds its periodic meeting chaired by Major General Ben Brik

The Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council held on Sunday its periodic meeting under the chairmanship of Major General Ahmed Saeed Bin Brik, Acting President of the Southern Transitional Council, Chairman of the National Assembly...

Hundreds of southerners in the United States and Canada performed on Saturday a sit-in in front of the UN headquarter in New York in support of the Southern Transitional Council...

Southerners in USA and Canada rally before UN headquarter in support of Transitional Council and Arab Coalition

The Secretary-General discusses with Director of United Nations Office in Aden humanitarian and services conditions

The Secretary General of the Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council, Mr. Ahmed Hamed Lamlas, received on Thursday, at the Transitional Council's headquarter in Aden the capital...

President Al-Zubaidi congratulates the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and his Crown Prince on 89th Saudi National Day

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Abdulaziz Al-Zubaidi, sent a cable of congratulations to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud...

Shatara meets Deputy Political Advisor of the Office of the UN Special Envoy to Yemen

The member of the Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council, Mr. Lutfi Shatara, met on Thursday Ms. Masaki Watanabe, Deputy Political Adviser of the Office of the UN Special Envoy to Yemen...

Chaired by Mr. Fadhl Al-Jadi, the Assistant Secretary-General of the Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council, the preparatory committee for the memorial service of the martyr Munir Al-Yafi (Abu Al-Yamamah), approved in its meeting held on Thursday...

Preparatory Committee for Memorial of Martyr Abu Al-Yamamah approves next Sunday as event date

Al-Wali chairs extraordinary meeting of Relief and Humanitarian Committee

Chaired by Dr. Abdul-Nasser Al-Wali, member of the Transitional Council Presidency, Vice-Chairman of the Committee...

The Secretary General of the Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council, Ahmed Hamed Lamlas, received on Sunday at the headquarter of the General Secretariat of the Transitional Council...

The Secretary General meets Deputy Political Affairs Officer of the UN Envoy

President Al-Zubaidi heads to Saudi Arabia

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, Supreme Commander of the southern armed forces, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi...

The Southern Transitional Council Presidency members meet UNOPS envoy

Members of the Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council met on Saturday in Aden the capital, Eng. Moen Abdullah Almas, the envoy of the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) and his accompanying team...

The Southern Transitional Council issues statement on terrorist attacks in Aden the capital

The Transitional Council said by its spokesperson Nizar Haitham:" the close association between the Brotherhood elements of the Yemeni government and the terrorist groups is shown in a clear exposure in less than 48 hours after drifting away of Aden the capital of the terrorist groups that are hidden under the legitimacy

President Al-Zubaidi issues important instructions to Southern Army and Security units

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, Supreme Commander of the Southern Armed Forces, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, issued an important circular to all the Southern Army and Security units, here it is...

The Southern Transitional Council welcomes the Security Council's call for a comprehensive political settlement involving the South

In response to the 29 August Presidential Statement by the UN Security Council on developments in Yemen and the South, Major General Aidaros Al-Zubaidi, President of the Southern Transitional Council, said...


The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidarous Qasim al-Zubaidi, met on Monday, in Abu Dhabi, the Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Yemen, Mr. Michael Aaron...

President Aidroos Al-Zubaidi meets the British Ambassador to Yemen

The Vice President checks on wounded of southern forces of Shabwa battles

The vice president of the Southern Transitional Council, Hani Ali bin Brik, paid an inspection visit to check on the wounded of the southern forces of Shabwa battles, who are receiving treatment in hospitals in Aden the capital...

The Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council holds an extraordinary meeting

The Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council, held an extraordinary meeting today, chaired by the President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi...

People of the South announce their support for southern forces and Transitional Council to establish security and protect citizens and renew their mandate to President Al-Zubaidi

Hundreds of thousands of Southerners gathered today morning at the Freedom Square in Khormaksar of Aden the capital...

President Al-Zubaidi delivers an important speech to the southern people

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, Supreme Commander of the Southern Forces, President Aidroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, delivered an important speech to the Southern people on Sunday, here it is...

The Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council held an extraordinary meeting on Wednesday, chaired by Hani Ali Bin Brik...

The Transitional Council issues an important statement on the government attacks on unarmed citizens

The Vice President holds press conference about the attack on Al-Gala'a camp

The Vice President of the Southern Transitional Council, Hani Ali bin Brik, held a press conference in Aden the capital on Tuesday to uncover the circumstances of the crime that targeted Al-Gala'a camp last Thursday...

The Transitional Council declares public call for all the people and forces of the South

The Southern Transitional Council announced on Wednesday public call for all the people of the southern regions and the southern forces to march towards...

Thousands mourn martyr Abu al-Yamamah and his companions in Al-Katee cemetery in Crater

A funeral procession marched on Wednesday, by thousands of people from the south, mourned the martyr Brigadier Mounir al-Yafi (Abu Yamamah)...

The Vice President and members of the Presidency perform funeral prayers on the body of the martyr Abu Al-Yamamah and his companions

The Vice-President of the Southern Transitional Council, Hani Ben Brik, and the members of the Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council, on Wednesday...

President Al-Zubaidi meets UN Special Envoy to Yemen Martin Griffith

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, met on Tuesday the United Nations Special Envoy to Yemen, Martin Griffith...

The South… A Freedom-Loving People

In the south of Yemen, the people love peace and freedom, who cry since 1994 invasion when tribal, religious and military forces of the north invaded the south and turned it into a killing ground. The southern were strangers in their lands. For years, they were exiled without even being heard...

The Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council holds its periodic meeting

The Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council, held on Sunday, its weekly periodic meeting, chaired by Hani Ali Bin Brik, Vice-President of the Southern Transitional Council...

Southern Dialogue Committee meets the leadership of Southern Community in Saudi Arabia and Gulf States

The Southern Dialogue Committee of the Transitional Council, headed by Major General Ahmed Saeed Ben Brik, President of the National Assembly...

President Al-Zubaidi meets the French Ambassador to Yemen

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, met on Sunday the French Ambassador to Yemen, Christian Tisto...

Major General Ben Brik chairs a meeting of the Southern Dialogue Committee

Under the chairmanship of  Major General Ahmed Saeed Ben Brik, the Chairman of the National Assembly, the Southern Dialogue Committee held on Thursday a meeting morning to discuss the main outcomes of the committee's meetings with the parties and components of the South....

Grand opening of the Southern Transitional Council in Canada on June 29, 2019

The Southern Transitional Council inaugurates its office in Canada

he South Transitional Council, represented by the General Department for Foreign Affairs of the Transitional Council, inaugurated its office in the State of Canada of North America on Saturday, in the presence of a large group of members of the South Community and guests included...

President Al-Zubaidi meets American researchers delegation headed by former Ambassador Gerald Firestein

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, met on Tuesday in Aden the capital the US researchers delegation that includes 18 members of researchers and experts from various research and strategic institutions headed by the former US ambassador to Yemen, Gerald Firestein...

Director of Transitional Council Office in Canada meets Canadian Parliament member for Foreign Affairs

The Director of the Foreign Relations Office of the Transitional Council in Canada, Abdulkarim Ahmed Saeed,  and Dr. Abdul Moneim Al-Hamam, member of the Coordination Secretariat, met on Friday with Ms. Anita Vendenbeld, member of the Canadian Parliament for Foreign Affairs of the ruling Liberals Party.

President Al-Zubaidi meets Director of the Office of the UN Envoy in Aden the capital

The President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, met on Thursday in his office in Aden the capital Marwan Ali, Director of the Office of UN Envoy to Yemen Martin Griffith...

Presidency of the Transitional Council holds extraordinary meeting to review negotiation process

Under the chairmanship of the President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, the Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council held an extraordinary meeting on Thursday.

President Al-Zubaidi chairs  the periodic meeting of the  Presidency of the              Transitional Council               

        

Under the chairmanship of the President of the Southern Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, the Presidency of the Southern Transitional Council held today its periodic meeting...

The Office of Foreign Relations of the Transitional Council in Canada launches its activities

The Director of the Office of the Department of Foreign Relations of the Southern Transitional Council in Canada, Abdulkarim Ahmed Saeed, met on Friday with Mr. Chandra Arai, member of the Canadian Parliament for the ruling Liberals party...

President Al-Zubaidi on BBC News.

April 04, 2019

Southern Transitional Council high-profile visit to Moscow intensifies international focus on the "Southern issue"

 The President of the Southern Transitional Council, Aidaroos Qasim Al-Zubaidi, concluded on Sunday an important high profile visit to Moscow, which included meetings with Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov ...

President Al-Zubaidi meets representative of World Historical Leaders organization in London

 

Aidarus Al-Zubaidi, President of the Southern Transitional Council (STC), speaks at the House of Commons of the United Kingdom.

March 5, 2019

The President of the South Transitional Council, President Aidaroos Al-Zubaidi, met on Thursday with Jane Kennimont, the representative of the World Historical Leaders Organization..

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