Local news

Sat - 31 Jul 2021 - 02:02 AM ،،،

 Two people were killed by a landmine blast in Karesh in the north of Lahj governorate on Friday.

According to local residents, the two men; Waheed Nagy and Mohamed Mohsen were on their way back home after performing Friday prayer (salat al-jumu'ah) when their motorcycle drove over a landmine planted by the Houthi militants in Lasab al-Dhahi village.

The landmine explosion killed the two men immediately, the same sources added.

The Houthi rebels deliberately planted landmines and improvised explosive devices in areas where people graze their livestock causing an increase in the number of casualties among innocent civilians, villagers of Lasab al-Dhahi told the press