YEMEN Press Agency

Deterioration of services sparks angry protests in Hadramout

HADRAMOUT, Sept. 19 (YPA) – Angry protests returned on Monday to the streets of the city of Mukalla, the provincial capital of Hadramout.

Local sources said that on Monday, the protesters stopped traffic and closed a number of main streets in the city on the main street.

The participants called on the local authority affiliated with the coalition to improve services after the deterioration of electricity and water and approved a new dose in Hadramout by raising the price of fuel, which led to an increase in food prices and an increase in suffering of citizens.

They demanded the price of fuel to be cut, especially that diesel fuel is a local production from the PetroMasila company in the province.