, almotamar.net, Saba - President Ali Abdullah Saleh inaugurated on Friday Al-Saleh Mosque officially in the capital Sana'a with the attendance of high-profile Islamic scholars and intellectuals from Arab and Islamic countries.
The mosque represents an architectural master-work and an intellectual and religious pulpit at the level of Yemen and the Arab region which is expected to perform a great role in the mediation of Islam through outcomes of its scientific colleges and departments.
The total establishment cost estimated at $60 million and it is based on 224 thousand m˛ with 24 m in height and a capacity for 40 thousand worshipers.
An Apache helicopter of the Saudi-led coalition was shot down in Ber al-Maraziq area located between Mareb and Jawf provinces, a military official said Monday.
The official explained that the air defenses of the army and popular committees managed to target the hostile helicopter, which led to its downfall.
The Saudi warplanes waged on Monday two air raids on Serwah district of Mareb province.
One raid targeted the house of Naji Hussein al-Dhama in Serwah district causing the destruction of the house completely, a local official said
The Saudi aggression and its hirelings continued to breach the UN-sponsored ceasefire in some provinces, a military official on Sunday.
The Saudi war jets and hirelings have bombed Haradh border outlet with missiles and artillery shells, the official said.
The hirelings in Taiz province pounded al-Serary village with different kinds of weapons.
At least ten people were killed on Sunday in a Saudi airstrike on the coastal district of Mocha in Taiz province, a local official said.
The airstrike targeted a house, which was completely destroyed, the official said, adding the killed, including women and children, were of one family and others also were wounded in the airstrike.
Violent clashes broke out Sunday between a group of Jada’an tribe sons and militia of the mercenary Hashim al-Ahmar in al-Jafrah area in Mareb province.
A local official said two of al-Ahmar militia were killed and three others were injured and four of the Jada’an tribe were wounded in the clashes.
The security services and popular committees managed to dismantle an improvised explosive device (IED) in the city of al-Qa'da in Ibb province, a security official said Sunday.
The IED was found by citizens inside a rotten tire next to a shop
The Saudi-led coalition waged on Sunday three air raids on Serwah district of Mareb province, a local official said.
Two raids targeted houses on al-Mafateh area and one a bombed on an area behind Souk Serwah.
No human casualties were reported in the raids.
The Saudi fighter jets launched on Sunday two air raids on Khab and al-Sha'af district of Jawf province, a local official said.
The official added the raids targeted al-Aqba and al-Sabrain areas in the district.
The Saudi war jets launched a series of air raids on Kutaf district of Sa'ada province, a security official said.
The raids struck al-Atefain area with four raids and a raid on al-Malil area in the district.
The raids left huge damage to citizens' farms and properties, the official said.
The Saudi warplanes launched on Sunday two air raids on different areas in Sahr district of Sa'ada province, a military official said.
The official added the raids targeted two cold storage chambers for vegetables and fruits in Ahma-al-Talah and al-Saifi areas in Sahr district.
The official mentioned no further details about casualties.