YEMEN Press Agency

STC factions storm house of tribal Sheikh in Aden

ADEN, Oct. 28 (YPA) – UAE factions stormed on Saturday the house of a tribal sheikh from Abyan province, located in the city of Aden under the control of the coalition.

Informed sources said that “elements in the factions of the Southern Transitional Council stormed the house of tribal Sheikh Jafar Saeed al-Shadadi Al-Fadhli in Al-Fath area of al-Tawahi district, and demolished parts of the house on the heads of its residents”.

The sources added that armed groups from Abyan tribes flocked to the vicinity of Sheikh Al-Fadhli’s house in response to the break-in launched by the factions, without mentioning the reasons.

Meanwhile, dozens of armed elements from Al-Shaddad tribe in Wadi Salla, west of the coastal city of Shaqra in Abyan, arrived to the highway linking Shaqra and Zunjbar to cut off the road linking it with Aden in protest against the incident of the storming.