Imam murdered in occupied Yemeni city of Taiz

Imam murdered in occupied Yemeni city of Taiz

A local imam was murdered on Tuesday in Taiz city, local sources reported.

The sources confirmed that the the imam of Al-Rahma Mosque in Al-Dhaboa’ neighborhood, Mahyoub Shamsan Al-Zaghrouri, was murdered with a jambiya knife, while he was calling for the morning prayer.

The killer reportedly also hit Al-Zaghrouri on the head with a rock after stabbing him in the back. The imam died on the spot, while the killer remains at large.

It is noteworthy that this sort of crimes have become almost a daily occurrence in cities like Taiz, due to the insecurity in territories under the control of the Saudi-led Islah Party militias.

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