Shortly after illegal Yemeni immigrants were shot to death in Saudi Arabia,Two Yemenis are found dead from thirst in the Saudi desert [Archives:2008/1178/Local News]

August 4 2008

Saddam Al-Ashmori
For the Yemen Times

Al-BEESHA, Aug, 3 ) Saudi police recovered the bodies of 14 people who died of thirst in Al-Mahmal desert in Al-Beeshah governorate in the southern region of Saudi Arabia last Friday. Two of the dead were identified as Yemenis.

The Saudi-based Al-Watan newspaper reported that spokesman for the Aseer governate's Police Force, Abdullah bin Ayid Al-Qarni said that when his department received a notification that a Saudi driver was lost, Al-Beeshah's police, detectives and civic defense went into the desert to find the driver.

“When they arrived in the Massrah region