AL-BALAGH: Sanaa weekly, 22-9-98. [Archives:1998/39/Press Review]

September 28 1998

(Independent)   Main Headline:
1- US authorities train Yemeni security personnel to combat terrorism.
2- Two hand grenades were thrown on the motorcade of President of Somalia, Hussain Aideed, while on its way to Sanaa airport. No details were disclosed by the Yemeni authorities.
3- Yemen extradites the former deputy chief of the Qatari intelligence service, who is wanted for allegedly being involved in a coup attempt.
4- Customs officers at Sanaa airport seized 29kg of gold while being smuggled into the country.
5- The Coca Cola company denies receiving any threats to blow up its plant in Sanaa. Nevertheless, a private security company was contracted to provide special guards to protect the company’s premises.
6- Informed sources have indictaed that the Minister of Transport, Eng. Ahmed Al-