Houthis abduct activists, journalists in Ibb
12/26/2016 12:00:00 PM
Militias of the Houthis and ousted President Ali Abdullah Saleh on Sunday carried out a wave of abductions in the city of Ibb.
Local sources in Ibb told Alshwah Net that the militias are still pursing two activists; Haitham al-Ezzi and Ali al-Sayaghi.
Al-Syaghi posted on his facebook page that the militias abducted ten activists in the city of Ibb.
They also stormed into internet cafes and kidnapped a number of activists including the outstanding activist Ahmed al-Qafal.
In al-Kadea district of governorate, militias of the Houthis abducted two persons and took them into an unknown destination.
They also kidnapped on Friday ten students of Ibb University and four civilians from al-Nadheriah district of Ibb.
Yemen's delegate to the United Nations Khaled al-Yamani cited, in a letter sent to the United Nations, mentioned that militias of the Houthis and Saleh have been seizing 871 civilians from Ibb governorate alone.