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Progress in probe into Dhahyan massacre discussed

SANAA, Aug. 15 (YPA) - The Attorney General, Judge Majid al-Darbabi, on Wednesday discussed the Interior Minister, Maj. Gen. Abdulhakim al-Mawri, the progress in the investigations into the crime of targeting a schoolchildren bus in Dhahyan…

Strong explosion heard in Aden

ADEN, Aug. 15 (YPA) – A strong explosion was heard on Wednesday in Aden city in Mansoura area, a security official told Yemen Press Agency. The explosion coincided with clashes and intensive exchange of fire. The move came after Taiz…

UNV program’s role in Yemen discussed

SANAA, Aug. 15 (YPA) - Foreign Minister Hisham Sharaf on Wednesday discussed with Country Director of the United Nations Development Program the role of the UN Volunteers (UNV) program in Yemen. The meeting touched on aspects of the…

Ancient inscriptions found in Hadramout

HADRAMOUT, Aug. 14 (YPA) - Local residents in Hadramout province, east of Yemen, found pieces of rock inscribed with Cuneiform script. Residents of the Wadi al-Bayh area of Sah district reported on Monday that they found antiques inscribed…

Security services in Ibb arrest antiquities smuggling band

IBB, Aug. 14 (YPA) – The security service in Ibb province arrested on Tuesday an antiquities' smuggler, who admitted to be involved in antiquities smuggling band, a security official said. The security service arrested several members of…