YEMEN Press Agency

Saudi-backed transport minister, governor detained in Shabwa

SHABWA, Feb. 25 (YPA) – Militias loyal to United Arab Emirate occupation forces on Sunday detained a transport minister of Saudi-backed Bin Daghr’s government in Shabwa province, a local official told Yemen Press Agency.

The militants of what so-called Shabwani elit forces stopped the minister’s convoy and detained him along with Shabwa governor Saleh al-Jubwani, while they were going to put a foundation stone for Qena port, not allowing them to return to Ataqa city of the province.