YEMEN Press Agency

Military commander loyal to STC killed in Aden

ADEN, Jun.11 (YPA) – A military commander loyal to the UAE-backed Southern Transitional Council (STC) has been killed in southern port city of Aden, local sources said on late Thursday .

According to the sources, unidentified gunmen in a car assassinated Haidara Nasser Jubran, head of monitoring and inspection in the Aden-Abyan security belt forces.

The gunmen fired at him near the municipality in Mansoura district and he was taken to hospital but died of his wounds, one of the sources said.

Aden and other southern provinces have been witnessing assassinations and security disorder since United Arab Emirates occupation forces took control over the city.