Almotamar.net - A few days after capture of 16 antique pieces policemen at a checkpoint of the cap[ital Sana'a Central Security men aborted Sunday an attempt to smuggle a 10-centimetre bronze statue before transferring it to the district of Hardh leading to the Saudi borders.
Almotamar.net - The American archaeological team of Arkansas University revealed lately results of its archaeological study it has conducted in collaboration with the Yemeni Antiquities Authority in ten seasons extended over a period of 1994-2008 and that study registered about 531 significant historical sites in a part of Thamar governorate. Ages of those sites are between the epochs of prehistory until the Islamic age. Among these sites are 19 archaeological sites dating to the Stone Age, 101 to the Bronze Age, 92 to the Iron Age, 32 to the Himyarite age and 187 to Islamic Age.
Almotamar.net - Archaeological excavation operation in Adiyat Alghuraf area in Hadramout Valley carried out by a team from Office of the Antiquities & Museum Authority in Hadramout Valley and desert resulted in discovery of defensive fortifications and winged statues having magnificent and amazing artistic designs.
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.