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Citizen killed because of honor crime in Lahj

LAHJ, Jun. 25 (YPA) - A citizen was killed on Saturday because of an honor crime in Lahj province, north of Aden city, local sources told Yemen Press Agency. The sources indicated that the local authorities freed an accused of raping a…

Unknown people detonate ambulance in Dhalea

DHALEA, Jun. 20 (YPA) - Unknown people detonated an ambulance in Murais area of Dhalea province, local sources said. The sources indicated that an explosive device was planted in the ambulance and exploded yesterday. The explosion didn't…

Security leader kidnapped in Taiz

TAIZ, June. 20 (YPA) - Unidentified gunmen kidnapped on Monday a security leader in the city of Taiz. According to local sources, director of the Al-Hakimi Police Department, Lt. Col. Hisham Al-Mansoori, was kidnapped, along with his…

Dead, 4 wounded in armed attack at hospital in Taiz

TAIZ, Jun 16 (YPA) – At least a person was killed and four others wounded in armed attack targeted a hospital in central of Taiz city, southwest Yemen, on Wednesday. Local source reported that an armed gang led by Jalal Asaj and Mubarak…

Businessman killed in Lahj

LAHJ, Jun. 14 (YPA) - The well-known businessman, Mohsen Al-Rashidi, was shot dead on Tuesday by gunmen in the Yafa area in Lahj province, local sources said. Southern media, quoting security sources, reported that gunmen opened fire on…

Armed gang kills merchant in Abyan after looting his money

ABYAN, Jun. 14 (YPA) – A merchant was killed and his money was by looted by unidentified gunmen on Tuesday in Lauder city in Abyan province, southern Yemen. Local sources said that a citizen in his forties, Ali Makhfiq, who works as a…

Husband killed by his wife in Taiz

TAIZ, Jun. 14 (YPA) - A heinous crime has rocked the city of Taiz, which is experiencing a widespread security lapse in southwestern Yemen. According to a local source, a teacher, Khaled Abdo Ali Naji, was found dead in his home in the city…

500 kg of narcotic hashish seized in Jawf

JAWF, Jun. 13 (YPA) - Police forces in Al-Hazm District of Jawf province, on Monday seized 500 kilograms of narcotic hashish on board of small truck carrying gas cylinders. The police stated that the seized truck came from Marib province…