Press Review [Archives:1998/49/Press Review]

December 7 1998

Sanaa, weekly 3/12/98 
(Al Haqq Party)   Main Headlines
-The Aden security authority is investigating the blast almost a week ago which targeted the Arab Bank branch the next day it was inaugurated and arrested in the process scores of citizens in the neighborhood.
-Sanaa University teachers went on partial strike last Thursday that would be escalated on December 8 if the government persisted in its refusal to pay their wage increase agreed upon last September.
-A citizen in Hodeidah detention prison has appealed to the Interior Minister to secure his release, saying that he was imprisoned without any legal reason.
-Armed men from four tribes used heavy artillery in bombarding Al Kibs village, Sanaa province in an unprecedented war among tribes.