YEMEN Press Agency

Gunmen kill citizen in Abyan

ABYAN, Oct. 15 (YPA) – A citizen was killed Tuesday evening by unknown gunmen in Abyan province, south of Yemen.

According to sources, unidentified gunmen opened fire from their guns at Wahid al-Turki in al-Rawa area, killing him on the spot and then fled.

Crimes of regional killings are common among the UAE-backed southern transitional council’s militias and tribes of Abyan province, which date back to the 1980s.