Sa’ada citizens mourn murdered physician [Archives:2009/1226/Local News]

January 19 2009

Mohammed Bin Sallam
SA'ADA, Jan. 18 ) Thousands of Sa'ada citizens last Thursday attended the funeral of Dr. Mohammed Abdullah Al-Hamass, a surgeon, and two of his assistants who were killed on the road connecting the Sa'ada and Al-Jawf governorates after an armed group set an ambush there.

Al-Hamass was considered by some bodies in government to be one of Al-Houthi's medical personnel. They say that he played a major role in treating Houthis who were injured in the five wars between the Houthis and the army between 2004 and 2008.

Thousands of people who attended the funeral of Al-Hamass and his assistants in Dhahian city, Sa'ada, expressed their deep anger toward the crime “committed against the physician who is known for his morals and hard work in his career