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Islah militants kidnap old man in Taiz

TAIZ, Nov. 24 (YPA) - The Islah Party militants kidnapped on Tuesday an elderly citizen from Jabal Habashi district, Taiz province, in central Yemen. Ali Nasr Muhammad Thabet, 60, was arrested by elements of Islah’s 17th Brigadier in the…

UAE sends 57 containers loaded with weapons

SOCOTRA, Nov. 24 (YPA) – A UAE ship carrying 57 containers loaded with weapons ducked in the port of the occupied Socotra island. According to the resigned Minister of Transport in the "Saudi-backed exiled Hadi government” Saleh Al-Jabwani…

12 Saudi-led airstrikes hit Marib, Jawf

MARIB, Nov. 24 (YPA) – The Saudi-led coalition fighter jets continued on Tuesday to shell various areas of Marib and Jawf provinces, a security official told Yemen Press Agency. The official affirmed that the combat jets waged 13 strikes on…

Senior commander killed in Abyan

ABYAN, Nov. 24 (YPA) – A senior commander was killed on Tuesday by Islah militants in Yemen's southern province of Abyan, sources said. The sources affirmed that the commander Saleh Karam Al-Keldi, loyal to the UAE-backed Southern…

Two power plants go out service in Abyan

ABYAN, Nov. 24 (YPA) – Tow power plants went out service on Tuesday in some district of Abyan province, south of Yemen, according to sources. The source affirmed that the plants, Olayan and Agrico, which are under control of the Saudi-led…

Al-Arada leaves Marib

MARIB. Nov. 24 (YPA) - Hadi's governor of Marib, Sultan al-Arada, left the province on Tuesday for nearby Hadhramaut in a surprise move. This was reported by Yemen News Portal, based on local sources. The move came after a call he received…

STC militia kidnap citizen with his family in Aden

ADEN, Nov. 24 (YPA) - The UAE-backed Southern Transitional Council (STC)'s militia kidnapped a number of family members family after storming their home in the city of Aden, south of Yemen. According to sources, the STC militia in al-Tawahi…