Houthis kidnap Yemeni vice president’s son from his home

Yemeni Vice President General Ali Mohsen al-Ahmar (C) shakes hands with army officers as he visits military barracks in the eastern city of Marib on August 15, 2016. (File AFP)

Sources in Sanaa said that Houthi militia stormed on Friday the home of the team Ali Mohsen_Al-Ahmar, the Yemeni Vice President in the village of Beit Al-Amr in the province of Sanhan south of the capital., and kidnapped his son, Mohsen Ali Mohsen, along with dozens of house guards.

Sources said that the development which comes after the emergence of Brigadier Tariq Mohammed Abdullah, in a move to tighten the screws on Sanhan.

In his first real appearance since rumors of his death, slain ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh’s nephew and head of security, Brigadier Tariq Saleh, arrived in the city of Ataq on Thursday in the governorate of Shabwa controlled by the legitimate forces.

Sources who were also at the funeral in Zuka’s house said that Brigadier Tariq made a videotaped statement saying that he preferred to make his first appearance for a worthy occasion, and for worthy people whose patriotism will remain in his heart and all of the Yemeni people.

Last Update: Saturday, 13 January 2018 KSA 13:40 - GMT 10:40

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