Alsahwah.net- About 106
armored tanks were delivered to Yemen's defense ministry, state sources
affirmed, pointing out that about 12 armored vehicles were also brought to
Yemen to protect the US Embassy.
The sources said the tanks
were delivered to Yemen throughHodeidah
port on last Saturday, affirming that the tanks were brought to Yemen in the
framework of cooperation between Yemen and the United States.
The sources denied that the tanks
were transferred to the US Embassy .
They added that the vehicles
were brought instead of vehicles destroyed by angry protesters against the
embassy last month.
Yemeni protesters stormed the
US Embassy on September 13, ruined and looted some of its contests in protest
against the US-made film offensive film on Prophet Mohammad (Peace Be Upon
About 50 marines were sent
toSana'a to protect the US Embassy, in
particular after reports were published about the collusion of the Central
Security forces with the protesters.