AL-UMMA: Sanaa weekly, 25-6-98. [Archives:1998/26/Press Review]

June 29 1998

(Al-Haqq Party)   Main Headline:
1- The government refuses to reverse its decision on price increases, and severely quells public demonstrations of protest.
2- Parliament calls for bringing corrupt people to justice before instituting price reform.
3- Seera Primary Court bans the publication of the trial proceedings of those accused of the Aden bomb explosions.
Article Summary:
Two Ships Confiscated
The Public Funds courts in Hodeida and Hajja have convicted 6 Egyptians and ordered the confiscation of their two ships for fishing illegally in Yemeni territorial waters.
A fine of $130,000 was imposed on the 6 men, in addition to YR 350,000 by way of legal fees.
Crew on board both ships were caught using explosives and internationally banned fishing nets by the Yemeni coast guards .