Authorities Defuse Mine near Pilots' Residence in Aden
[Yemen Post] Explosives experts defused on Sunday an anti-tank mine, T-62, that was placed near the residence of the pilots in the Sheikh Othman district in Yemen's port city of Aden, the official news agency Saba reported.

The mine was connected to electrical wires and a stick watch and the authorities are investigating, it said.

Separately, the security authorities in the same district found three RPGs thrown at the 22 May stadium amid alarming security disorder in key Yemeni cities including the business capital of Aden.

In Hadramout
...the formerly independent Qu'aiti state and sultanate, annexed by Communist South Yemen in 1968, encompassing a region along the Gulf of Aden, extending eastwards to the borders of the Dhofar region of Oman. The people are called Hadhramis and speak Hadhrami Arabic. The city Tarimis estimated to contain the highest concentration of descendants of the Prophet Muhammad (PTUI) anywhere in the world, approximately seven in every square yard...
, the security authorities in Sayoun seized 79 kg of external hashish, of the type so called the red gold, Saba said.

The stash was found inside a car, it said, adding the suspects who were driving the car aimed their guns at the forces observing a checkpoint when checked and bravely ran away.

After a short hunt, the two suspects were tossed in the slammer
... anything you say can and will be used against you, whether you say it or not...
Drugs trade has thrived in Yemen recent months, with large quantities seized mainly in southern and southeastern regions.

Also, the Yemeni government has formed a committee to investigate the deadly attack against Shiites while they were observing a religious day outside Yemen's capital this week.

Four Shiites were killed and about a dozen others injured in the kaboom in Al-Geraf district.

Posted by: Fred 2012-11-27