Amid Defection in Hadi government, Houthis calls a “deceived people” to return to homeland

A senior official in Hadi’s government has announced on Saturday that he has defected from the coalition-backed puppet government to the side of the National Salvation Government, adding that he has already arrived in the Yemeni capital of Sana’a.

Mohammed Ali Saad, formerly Chairman of the Board of Directors of the October 14 Foundation for Journalism and Media, announced on Saturday his defection from Hadi’s government after his arrival in the capital Sana’a.

Mohammed Ali Saad was received and welcomed by Information Minister Daifallah al-Shami.

During the meeting, Saad revealed what is happening in the occupied southern provinces, especially Aden, and the extent of the collapse of all necessary services and terrible insecurity in southern Yemen.

“For those who wonder why I came to Sana’a: I came to protect my country from occupation, fragmentation and infighting. That’s what I’m here for,” Saad said.

The Chairman of the Board of Directors of October 14 received an official welcome by the Minister of Information.

Minister Al-Shami said it was “a great honor” to have Mohammed Saad among them, describing him as “a father and a teacher in media and politics.

In related issue, Deputy head of the Shura Council in Sana’a, Mohammed Al-Bakhaiti called on “all people deceived” by the Saudi-led coalition to return to the homeland, warning everyone who neglects this opportunity.

Al-Bakhaiti said on his Twitter account, addressing the Saudi-backed elements,” You do not need to bear more insults by the “aggression” countries, and have to go back to the homeland and share with your brothers the honor of victory and restore Yemen’s glories.”