More Military Reinforcements for Islah Forces in Abyan
The Islah Party, branch of the Muslim Brotherhood in Yemen, sent, on Tuesday, military reinforcements to the Abyan province in southern Yemen, local sources said.
According to sources, the leader in the party, Ali Mohsen al-Ahmar, directed sending about 30 tanks to Shakra area linking the UAE-backed Southern Transitional Council (STC)-held areas.
The sources affirmed that the reinforcement also included armored vehicles and others carrying thermal anti-armor missiles.
During the past two weeks, the Islah had sent military reinforcements from Shabwa to Shakra in Abyan, amid the intensive mobilization by the STC to the Abyan front.