YEMEN Press Agency

Floods wash away graves of coalition’s dead in Marib

MARIB, May 03 (YPA) – The flooding resulting from the seasonal heavy rains swept away the graves of the dead of the Saudi-led coalition forces and Al-Qaeda militants in the city of Marib, local sources said Sunday.

The torrents swept away many graves in “Atrana” cemetery in the city of Marib, in which the dead of the coalition and al-Qaeda were buried, including senior military commanders of the coalition and the emirs of the al-Qaeda organization, according to the sources.

The sources indicated that the “Atrana” cemetery in the city of Ma’rib contains more than six thousand graves.