AL-AYYAM: Aden bi-weekly, 9-8-98. [Archives:1998/32/Press Review]

August 10 1998

(Independent)   Main Headline:
1- US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State, Ronald Newman stresses US cooperation with Yemen and Saudi Arabia to resolve their border dispute.
2- Minister of Interior rejects allegations that Yemen will deport Ethiopian political refugees.
3- 15 armed men broke into the Al-Baidha municipality office to release one of their kinsmen who was detained there.
4- Governor of Central Bank of Yemen: “The Bank’s hard-currency reserves are increasing.”
5- A court injunction imposed on reporting on the trial on the Aden bomb explosions.
6- Russian police insists on carrying out a post mortem on the Yemeni student who died in Russia in mysterious circumstances.
7- A fire breaks out in the offices of the National Human Rights Organization at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
8- Mobile ‘phone and pager services are restored.
9- Fresh water supply still cut off from Aden Port
10- Fire destroys and sinks a Maltese ship docked in Aden.