almotamar.net - EU High Representative Catherine Ashton strongly condemned on Friday the attack on the Defense Ministry and hospital that occurred Thursday morning, causing numerous deaths and injuries.
"I strongly condemn the bomb attack on the Ministry of Defence in Sana'a which caused the loss of so many lives, including EU citizens, and numerous casualties”, Ashton said in a statement.
“I extend my sincere condolences to the bereaved and wish a speedy recovery to those wounded. Reports of violence against medical personnel who were trying to assist and patients who were being treated there are unacceptable”.
She went to say “This attack is the latest in a long series of such acts against government personnel and installations, and one of the most devastating. I call for an immediate end to violence that targets a government which is engaged in a legitimate political process, and puts in jeopardy the future of the Yemeni people”.
The EU supports Yemen's transition, which must be allowed to proceed in a climate of security.
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.