Yemen unveils domestically produced Baas-1 armoured personnel carrier

Yemen unveils domestically produced Baas-1 armoured personnel carrier

The Ministry of the Interior in the National Salvation Government of Yemen has on Saturday revealed that it has stated production of the Baas 1 armoured personnel carrier (APC) vehicles.

Interior Minister Major General Abdul-Karim Amir Al-Din Al-Houthi, confirmed – during his inauguration of a number of the armoured vehicles into service – that the Baas 1 have been manufactured entirely by Yemeni expertise and labour, and are of high quality and designed to serve in various security operations.

The minister pointed out that the opening of the Security Manufacturing Unit at the Ministry came in implementation of the directives of the Leader of the Revolution, Sayyid Abdul-Malik Badreddin Al-Houthi.

For his part, Major General Rizk Al-Joufi, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Interior for the Security and Police Sector, said that the Ministry is working hard to overcome all difficulties and “has made great achievements in various fields, including the security service manufacturing, of which the fruits are seen today challenging the siege and aggression.”

He added that the coming days would witness more qualitative achievements.