The UAE occupation continued to make large land purchases on the Yemeni occupied Socotra archipelago.
This was reported by Yemen News Portal on Tuesday , based on testimonies of sources.
Sources said Emirati entities and personalities had purchased a land located within the campus of Socotra International Airport in the city of Hadibo, the capital of the Socotra archipelago province.
The sources added that the UAE bought a piece of land near the runway from the east after similar purchases in a number of strategic locations on the island.
The UAE operates air and sea flights to the island without any coordination with the Yemeni authorities .