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Security arrests accused of fraud in Sanaa

SANAA, April 19 (YPA) - The police station of Olaya arrested on Friday a 35-year-old man for fraud and defrauding a citizen in capital Sanaa. The accused took the sum of 2 million and 40 thousand riyals in return for selling a car, but he…

Drug trade, abuse spread in southern provinces

HADRAMOUT, April 6 (YPA) - Phenomenon of drug trade and abuse in the southern provinces has spread recently, sources in Hadramout province said on Saturday. The sources pointed out that the cases of promotion and sale of drug promotion…

Ethiopian woman in Sanaa sentenced to 25 years in jail

SANAA, March 24 (YPA) -The First Specialized Criminal Court of the capital Sanaa on Sunday sentenced an Ethiopian woman to 25 years in prison for possessing and commercializing drugs. The court convicted Rokaya Abdo Hussein Taher, owner of…

American troops arrive in Aden…

ADEN, March 22 (YPA) - A US military delegation arrived in the southern city of Aden on Thursday evening, media sources said. According to a source in the Coast Guard Service under the occupation of the UAE in the city of Aden, the goal of…

UAE forces threaten to bomb tribes in Shabwa

SHABWA, March 22 (YPA) - UAE forces on Friday threatened some tribes in the southeastern province of Shabwa to bombard them by warplanes. "The UAE forces in Shabwa threatened tribes in the village of Al-Hajar using airstrikes, if they did…

Violent clashes break out in Dhalea

SANAA, March 13 (YPA) - Violent clashes broke out on  Tuesday evening in Dhalea province, north of the city of Aden, a source told Yemen Press Agency. The source confirmed that armed clashes took place between factions of the UAE occupation…

Gunmen kidnap owner of real estate office from Hadramout Valley

HADRAMOUT, March 9  (YPA) - Unknown gunmen kidnapped a resident of the town of Sayoun in the eastern province of Hadramout on Friday evening, officials told Yemen Press Agency. The officials said that unknown gunmen kidnapped Abdel Bari Hod…