Iraq releases 150 Yemeni prisoners [Archives:2002/44/Local News]

October 28 2002

Sources say about 150 Yemeni prisoners have been released from the Iraqi prisons as part of the general amnesty issued by Iraqi President Saddam Hussein recently.
The Yemeni prisoners had a variety of sentences issued according to Iraqi judicial verdicts.
Sources say that arrangements are in place to bring them back home soon.
Meanwhile, the political consultant of the president Saleh is visiting Iraq to deliver a message for the Iraqi president concerning the latest developments in the region.