Cause of Coast Guards’ death still mystery [Archives:2006/1011/Local News]

December 28 2006

SANA'A – Dec. 25 ) Media sources announced finding last Monday the body of a solider belonging to the Coast Guard near the Red Sea coast.

About nine bodies are still missing with no success from the search efforts over the last ten days.

The Coast Guard Authority denied the accidental drowning of its soldiers in the Red Sea coast.

Coast Guard authorities said that the boat and soldiers belong to the Ministry of Defense, who did not comment on the incident.

So far, no one knows how the boat was lost or how the soldiers may have drowned.

The Coast Guard forces number more than 20,000 and are still in the process of establishment and training.