YEMEN Press Agency

Tariq Saleh troops kidnap tribal sheikh in Mocha

TAIZ, May 5 (YPA) – The UAE-backed Tariq Saleh troops kidnapped a tribal sheikh and a commander in Tehama first brigade with some of his relatives including women in Mocha city of Taiz province, sources told Yemen Press Agency.

The sources declared that three military pick-up vehicles of the central security forces stormed the home of sheikh Zaid Awadhw and took him with some of his relatives to police station of Mocha city.

According to the sources the storming operation caused panic and fear to the women including pregnant ones, so they were transferred to the hospital.