Press Review [Archives:1999/52/Press Review]

December 28 1999

Sanaa, weekly 24/12/98
(Al Haqq Party)   Main Headlines:
-The Yemeni opposition parties have said that Richard Butler should stand trial for his role in encouraging the American-British air attacks on Iraq.
-Kidnappers of the German tourists have tabled 13 conditions for their release including rebuilding what the Turkish invaders had demolished in their area several decades ago, a cabinet portfolio, four cars, 90 million rials and others.
-A number of Serwah inhabitants, Mareb, have denounced the explosions that targeted the oil pipeline passing through their lands and at the same time condemned the government’s indiscriminate shelling of villages and imprisoning of innocent people.