YEMEN Press Agency

Assassinator of Ibrahim al-Houthi killed in Marib

MARIB, Sept. 11 (YPA) – Ministry of Interior in the National Salvation Government on Wednesday said the assassinator of Ibrahim Badr al-Din al-Houthi and his companion was killed in a security operation, in a coalition-controlled area in Marib province.

Mohammed Ali Qaed Dhawi, 54, the main perpetrator of the assassination, was killed at 7:24 pm on Tuesday, after the ministry completed investigation measures and intelligence gathering, the ministry explained in a statement. “The investigation proved that the Saudi intelligence was behind the crime of assassinating al-Houthi and his friend.”

“We will disclose the fate of the rest of criminals soon,” the ministry added.