Almotamar.net, Saba - The Specialized Penal Court in the capital Sana'a sentenced Wednesday five persons to 12 and 15 years in jail after convicting them of abducting four Czech tourists last January.
At the hearings presided over by Judge Muhsen Alwan, the court sentenced Ali Ahmed Saleh al-Ghadri, Ahmed Mohamed Nasser al-Waleedi, and Abdul-Salam Abdul-Khaleq Saleh al-Muafa for 12 years from the date of their arrest.
In addition, the court sentenced Mohamed Ali Ahmed Hizam al-Khaldi and Mohamed Saleh al-Khaldi, fugitives from justice, to 15 years imprisonment from the date of their arrest.
The court ordered the confiscation of seizures on the case.
According to the indictment, the convicts abducted at gunpoint Peter Puller, Pavel Hendrik, Jan Navi Hozquin and Susanna Reba Novi, Czech nationals, while their moving on board of a 4WD-car on Sana'a-Hodeidah road in Manakha area of Sana'a province. They tried to transfer the abductees to Bani Khalid in Anes district of Dhamar province, the hometown of the first convicted al-Ghadri.
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.