Renewed conflict between Al-Saida and Al-Mazareek tribes [Archives:2006/909/Local News]

January 5 2006

SANA'A Jan. 4 ) Conflicts erupted once more between Al-Saida and Al-Mazareek tribes in Al-Jawf governorate. The conflict took place following a reconciliation period which ended two days ago. Tribesmen fired on each other using long-range missiles and machine guns. More than 30 died and many were injured on both sides.

Many sheikhs, officials and residents of Al-Jawf governorate demand the government and official security intervene between the two tribes to end the conflict.

The tribal conflict is attributed to revenge crimes many years ago between Al-Saida and Al-Mazareek.