YEMEN Press Agency

Aden’s anti-narcotics officer assassinated

ADEN, Oct. 28 (YPA) –Gunmen shot dead Aden’s anti-narcotics officer along with two of his bodyguards in the southern port city of Aden on Sunday, local sources said.

The gunmen opened fire on the car and killed Colonel Fadl Saeail and his escorts in Mamdara area of Shiekh Ottman district.

The gunmen fled the scene, according to the sources.

The attack was the latest in a series of assassinations targeting political figures, clerics and security officials in the UAE occupation forces-held Aden.