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3 people arrested for human trafficking in Oman

MUSCAT, Jan. 20 (YPA) - The security authorities in the Sultanate of Oman on Thursday arrested three people of Arab nationality on charges of human trafficking. The Omani police explained in a post on Twitter the arrested were deluding the…

Pro-UAE militia kidnaps young man in Aden

ADEN, Jan. 11 (YPA) -  The UAE-backed Southern Transitional Council (STC) militia kidnapped on Monday evening the young man, Musab Khaled, from the vicinity of his home in Al-Mansoura area in Aden province, southern Yemen, human rights…

Gunmen blown up oil pipeline in Shabwa

SHABWA, Jan. 05 (YPA) – Unidentified gunmen blew up on Wednesday a crude oil pipeline in Mayfa'a district of Shabwa province, eastern Yemen, in the second operation in two days, local sources reported. Unidentified persons targeted with an…

Pro-UAE commander assassinated in Abyan

ABYAN, Jan. 03 (YPA) – Commander of the so-called “Special Emergency Battalion” loyal to the UAE was shot dead on Sunday by gunmen in Abyan province, southern Yemen. Local sources said that the commander of the "emergency battalion" in…

80 kg of cannabis seized in Marib

MARIB, Jan. 02 (YPA) – The Police of Majaz district in Marib province, eastern Yemen, seized on Sunday 80 kilograms of hashish. The district police stated that the quantity of narcotic hashish was seized on board a pick-up car of "Hilux"…

99 kg of narcotic hashish seized in Jawf

JAWF, Dec. 28 (YPA) – Police of Humaydat district in Jawf province seized on Tuesday 99 kilograms of narcotic hashish on board a car. The police of the district stated that the seized quantity was hidden carefully, and during the process of…