The Prime Minister of the legitimate government, Maeen Abdul-Malik, directed the competent authorities to conduct an urgent investigation into the terrorist bombing that targeted the convoy of the governor of Aden and the Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, in the Tawahi district in the temporary capital, Aden (southern Yemen).
According to the Yemeni news agency “Saba”, the Prime Minister’s directives came during two separate phone calls with the Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Salem al-Saqtri, and the Governor of Aden Ahmed Lamlas, where he reassured their safety after an assassination attempt targeting their motorcades, today, Sunday, which resulted in the killing of 4 people. .
The Prime Minister listened to a preliminary report on the circumstances of the terrorist operation that was carried out with a car bomb, and the resulting human and material losses, stressing the need to strengthen security vigilance to miss the opportunity for everyone who targets the security and stability of Aden.
In turn, the Governor of Aden and the Minister of Fisheries confirmed that they are in good condition and that no harm has affected them, and that these cowardly attempts will not deter them from continuing their role in serving the country and citizens.
Earlier this evening, the governor of Aden, Ahmed Hamed Lamlas, and the minister of agriculture and fisheries, Salem al-Saqtri, survived an assassination attempt, after a car bomb exploded in the Tawahi district in Aden. From the governorate building in Al-Mualla, heading towards his residence in the Tawahi District. The accident resulted in the killing of 4 members of his bodyguard and the wounding of 10 others, according to Reuters.