Almotamar.net - Local sources in the Yemeni province of Abyan revealed Monday that 15 persons, believed to be from al-Qaeda organisation, who were taking some mountains of the districts of Modia and Loder in Abyan province as strongholds, surrendered themselves to the governor of Abyan province Ahmed al-Maysari.
Thee sources added that among those persons, six of them were described of extremism and were on top of the list of security-wanted elements.
While official sources have not confirmed the reports of surrendering, local sources in Abyan told Almotamar.net the governor of Abyan has in the past days held intensive meetings with sheikhs of tribes and social personalities who intervened and held direct contacts with those elements for convincing them to surrender themselves.
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.