The consumption of poultry in Yemen went down by 20% due to the huge media campaign and the fears of the bird flu disease, according to market sources. They added that the Yemenis consume about 150 million chickens per year; half of them are locally-produced.
According to SABA, the sources expected that the consumption would recover because of the awareness campaigns about the nature of the disease and the means to avoid it.
The market sources stressed that the disease does not exist in Yemen and the ministries of Health, Agriculture and Environment took strict measures to ward off it, including carrying out precautionary awareness campaign among the public as for the preventative actions that should be taken.
A Saudi aggression fighter jet targeted a citizen's car driving in Fara area of Kutaf district in Saada province overnight, killing the driver and injuring his friend, a security official said on Monday.
Scores of Saudi enemy soldiers were killed and injured on Sunday when the army and popular forces repelled a Saudi military attempt to sneak into Shurfah site in the border province of Najran, a military official said.
The operation was accomplished successfully against the Saudi
Saudi aggression warplanes have launched more than 49 airstrikes over the past hours on several residential areas across Yemen, a security official said on Sunday.
The airstrikes targeted the areas of Malahiz and Husama in Dhahir district, and areas Thuban, Masahif and Sdad in Bakim district of northern Saada province.