Almotamar.net - Sheikh Sadeq Amin Abu Ras , the Assistant Secretary General of the ruling General People’s Congress (GPC) in Yemen has announced his resignation from his post as deputy prime minister for interior affairs in preparation for nominating himself in the parliamentary elections on 27 April 2011 .
Meanwhile, Almotamar.net learned from sources close to electricity and energy minister Awadh al-Saqtari that he tendered his resignation Monday in preparation for his nomination for a seat at the parliament in the upcoming parliamentary elections.
The Supreme Commission for Elections and Referendum (SCER) has in its meeting on Monday called the attention of persons occupying senior post at the government, local authorities and military commands intending to nominate themselves to parliament membership should commit to sections of article 60 of the law of public elections and referendum and its amendments.
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.