[21/September/2018] SANAA, Sept. 21 (Saba) - The ceremony of lighting the torch of the 4th anniversary of the revolution of 21 September was held at Tahrir Square in Sana'a.
The ceremony began with the national peace and the review of the guard of honor in the presence of members of the Supreme Political Council Nasser al-Nusairi, Sultan al-Samai, Deputy Prime Minister for Services Mahmoud al-Junaid, Minister of Defense, Major General Mohammed al-Atifiy,youth and sports minister Hassan Zeid, Mayor of the capital Hamoud Abbad and a number of state's leaders .
After, Young men and women of scouts and guides presented a carnaval parade accompanied by military music and national tunes and chanted slogans expressing the importance of the occasion.
At the celebration the Minister of Youth and Sports , delivered speech in which he pointed out that the Yemeni people celebrate this occasion and confront the aggression launched by the coalition led by America and Saudi Arabia.
"We celebrate this anniversary at the very moment when the young people of the Yemeni Revolution are celebrating the greatest heroic victories in the face of aggression," he said.
"The Yemeni revolution, which declared its rejection of global arrogance and hegemony, has made the agents of Israel and the slaves of America fall apart and they launched theirs inhuman war and aggression against the Yemeni people, their heritage, their gains, the unity, independence and freedom of the people."
"A few days later we will celebrate the launch of the flame of the 56th anniversary of the revolution of September 26 immortal to confirm our adherence to the goals declared by the revolution and not achieved despite the sacrifices made by the Yemeni people." Zaid said.