Houthi Movement detains senior leader of Islah In Saada

24/1/2013 -


Alsahwah.net- The Islah party has condemned the arrest of Faisal Al-Khalidi, a senior member of Islah in Saada, demanding to swiftly release him.

The Houthi Movement in Saada arrested on Thursday morning al-Khalidi, the deputy head of the Social Department of Islah In Saada.  

Meanwhile, a recently-founded Salafi party, Al-Rashad, has accused the Houthi Movement of killing one of his members in Maabar town of Dhamar governorate.

The party strongly denounced the killing of Mohammad Fatail, 25 years, on Tuesday night. 

The party called on the authorities to shoulder its responsibility, arrest the perpetrators and bring them to justice. 

Local sources said that Houthi gunmen killed Fatail after he prevented them from hanging posters of their slogan on a shop of him.

he main slogan of the Houthi group is "God is Great, Death to America, Death to Israel, a curse on the Jews."

The Houthi group operates to recruit fighters, particularly children, from Saada, Sana'a, Hajja and al-Jawaf governorates and train them at different fighting ways, sources from Saada affirmed.

According to the sources, the Houthi group has set up three training camps in Saada and Amran,  pointing out that it receives weapons from Iran and Lebanon.