YEMEN Press Agency

UAE-backed militias in Abyan block military reinforcements of Islah party to reach Aden

ABYAN, Aug. 10 (YPA) – Sources reported on Saturday that the UAE-backed militias (security belt forces) in Abyan province were able to block military reinforcements consist of ” armored vehicles and military pickups” while on their way to support the presidential guards of the exiled Hadi in Aden.

The sources said that the security belt monitored the entry of armored vehicles and moved towards Aden to support the Muslim Brotherhood militias, before succeeding in detaining them.

This comes as southern forces continue to blockade Islah party militias at the Maasheq palace to force them to surrender.