The head of the National Committee for Prisoners’ Affairs, Abdul Qadir al-Murtadha, has revealed on Wednesday that nine Yemeni prisoners have been freed in a prisoner exchange won through local mediation in Ma’rib.
“Nine prisoners of the army and the Popular Committees were freed today in a prisoner swap achieved through local mediation at the Ma’rib front,” al-Murtadha said on his Twitter account.
بعون الله وتوفيقة تم اليوم الأربعاء 16/رمضان/ 1442 الموافق 28/4/2021
تحرير ( 9 ) من اسرى الجيش واللجان الشعبية في عملية تبادل محلية في جبهة مأرب..
ونسأل الله الفرج لبقية الأسرى.
— عبدالقادر المرتضى (@abdulqadermortd) April 28, 2021
On Tuesday, al-Murtadha revealed that the Committee was able to free 22 prisoners of the army and Popular Committees in an exchange through a local mediation.