almotamar.net - Patrols of Yemeni coast guard at Aden Gulf Sector and in cooperation with infantry brigade 105 stationed in the area of Bab-el-Mandab were able on Monday evening to pick 9 corpses of eight women and one man drowned in the waters of Yemen Bab-el-Mandab area.
The Yemeni news agency quoted sources of Yemeni coast guard at Aden Gulf as saying that 48 persons from Somali origin were rescued with the help of coast guard patrols and forces from brigade 105 and were handed over to the UNHCR headquarters for Somali refugees in the area of Kharaz of Lahj governorate after taking some legal procedures.
Yemen suffers greatly from the problem of refugee influx infiltrating into Yemeni territories on board of smuggling boats. Since the beginning of this year 385 infiltrators got drowned and 118 other were missing while trying to reach the Yemeni coasts, according to the UNHCR.
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.