Although nine years have passed since Hussein Al-Houthi, the founder of the Houthi group, was killed, he was laid to rest just this month.
His funeral was held in Sa’ada, in the mountainous Marran area north of the capital, where the bearded religious leader hoped to create a new, more religiously devout society.
Renovation and historical excavation are ongoing inside Yemen’s Grand Mosque.
This mosque, the most ancient in Yemen, is located at the heart of Old Sana’a and is said have been built using old stones from legendary and now destroyed Ghamdan palace, which once towered over Sana’a.
Behind an eight-meter fence and three giant gates, 337 insolvent inmates are locked in the Central Prison of Sana’a.
They feel lost, they have no idea how long they will be behind bars. Some have been here for over a decade
Their crime? They went into debt.
Houthi sources say visitors from Hamas, Hizbollah and Iran were denied Yemeni visas
SA’ADA, June 6 — Hundreds of thousands gathered yesterday morning in Sa’ada to attend the funeral procession of Houthi leader Hussein Badr Al-Dain Al-Houthi, who was killed by government forces in 2004 during the first war waged between Houthis, who were fighting for regional sovereignty, and the state in this northern governorate.