YEMEN Press Agency

Parliament condemns assassination of Sports Minister

SANAA, Oct. 28 (YPA) – The Parliament strongly condemned on Wednesday the assassination of the Minister of Youth and Sports, Hassan Zaid, by criminal elements in the capital Sanaa on Tuesday.

In its session headed by the Speaker Yayha Al-Ra’i, the Parliament affirmed that this crime comes within the framework of a series of the Saudi-led aggression coalition’s crimes it committed and is still against the Yemeni people for nearly six years.

The Parliament members confirmed that the crime of the martyr Zaid assassination is condemned by the Yemeni people, with all their groups and political and social strata.

They praised the efforts of the security services in speeding up the arrest of the perpetrators in record time, demanding that they be referred to the judiciary quickly to get their deterrent punishment.