YEMEN Press Agency

Coalition militants detain gas tankers in Marib

MARIB, July 26 (YPA) – Militants from the coalition forces belonging to Murad tribe intercepted the gas locomotives as a result of blocking roads in Masbalah and Khoba areas of Marib province for the second day in a row.
Local sources in Marib said that, on Saturday morning, Militants in the ranks of the coalition forces had created new points in Masbalah area, interrupting gas locomotives and passenger cars, hours after the implementation of a point in Khoba area.
The sources added that, on Friday, coalition Militants carried out an armed point in which they seized gas locomotives heading towards the capital, Sanaa, in the Khoba area.
The sources indicated that the coalition recruits demanded that the coalition forces and the “Hadi government” compensate them for cars and vehicles that they lost while participating in the fighting with the coalition forces on Mahlia and Abdiyah fronts in Marib, in exchange for opening the roads to passengers and gas tankers.