YEMEN Press Agency

Sanaa receives military commander defecting from coalition’s forces

SANAA, June 30 (YPA) – Brigadier General Abdulmalik al-Abyadh, arrived in the capital Sanaa on Tuesday after he had defected from the so-called Tariq Saleh’s forces loyal to Saudi-led coalition.

Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Mohammed al-Bukhiti said, in a Twitter post that al-Abyadh, chief of advanced operations in the West Coast Front, was received in Sanaa, and that he had announced his apology to the homeland and joined its ranks to fight the occupiers.