Death of U.S embassy attacker while in prison raises suspicion [Archives:2008/1169/Local News]

July 3 2008

By: Almigdad Mojalli
SANA'A, July 2nd)The death of the man convicted of attacking the American embassy in 2002 at the central prison last Saturday raised doubts among many Yemeni humanitarian rights activists, as well as Yemeni Parliament members

The death of Sameer Yahya Awad Al-Dera'ai, the man who was convicted of attacking the American embassy with two explosive devices in 2002, was announced on Monday by brigadier general Motahar Al-Shoaibi, the manager of the central prison in Sana'a.

“Al-Dera'ai died on Saturday morning in the prison dispensary after infected by sudden stroke led to death