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Football player assassinated in Shabwa

SHABWA, June 20 (YPA) - Unidentified gunmen assassinated on Saturday Bandar Hani Johar, a football player of Nasr Al-Houta Club, in al-Rawdah district in Shabwa province, sources reported. The sources said that unknown gunmen opened fire at…

Motorcycle driver assassinated in Sayoun

HADRAMOUT, June 16 (YPA) - Unidentified gunmen assassinated on Tuesday a motorcyclist in a market in Sayoun city of Hadramout province, eastern Yemen. Local sources told Yemen Press Agency that unknown gunmen shot the citizen "Fayez…

Security services seize 93 kg of hashish in Hajjah

HAJJAH, June 5 (YPA) - The security services in Haradh district of Hajjah province on Friday managed, in cooperation with the popular committees, to seize 93 kilograms of hashish. A security official told Yemen Press Agency that the amount…

Commercial store exposed to burglary in Taiz

TAIZ, June 3 (YPA) – A commercial store was exposed Wednesday to a burglary in Taiz province, central Yemen. Local sources in the province confirmed that the robbed shop, which is for a store selling clothes, is located between two…

Citizen’s body found in sewage of abandoned house in Shabwa

SHABWA, June 2 (YPA) - A citizen's body was found on Tuesday in a sewage of an abandoned home in Shabwa province, eyewitnesses told Yemen Press Agency. The civilians found the body of Sabri al-Atiqi in Attaq city. The civilian al-Atiqi had…

Journalist Nabil Al-Qaiti assassinated in Aden

ADEN, June 2 (YPA) - Journalist Nabil Al-Qaiti was assassinated on Tuesday morning near his house in Dar Saad district of Aden province. A local source told Yemen Press Agency that Al-Qaiti was receiving threats  from unknown numbers. Ahmed…

Security dismantles 2 explosive devices in Bayda

BAYDA, June 1 (YPA) – The security forces dismantled on Monday two explosive device in Bayda province, a security official told Yemen Press Agency. The security forces dismantled the explosive device which planted on the main road by…

Military leader survived assassination attempt in Aden

ADEN, May 30 (YPA) - A prominent leader of the UAE's "Southern Transitional" militia survived an assassination attempt on Saturday in the city of Aden, in southern Yemen. A local source in the city stated that the so-called Commander of the…