Pro-UAE officer found killed in Aden

Pro-UAE officer found killed in Aden

Residents in the southern Yemeni port city of Aden have found a dead body of an officer on Thursday, local sources said.

According to local sources, citizens found the body of First Lieutenant Jamal Abdullah Saleh Tinah Al-Kazami, who was killed in Mansoura district

The sources said that unidentified gunmen kidnapped the officer on Wednesday, near a factory in the city

The sources said that the officer was eventually found handcuffed and with gunshot wounds, in the courtyard of a house.

Officer Jamal al-Tinah worked in the Al-Asefah Brigade, belonging to the UAE-funded Southern Transitional Council (STC).

Earlier, a roadside bomb exploded targeting the convoy of, Brigadier General Farouk al-Ka’alawli in al-Haswah area of al-Buriqah district, sources said.

The city of Aden has been witnessing a state of insecurity and overwhelming chaos, amid growing amounts of assassination and kidnapping in the city.

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