Turkish official found dead in Aden

Citizens in Aden province, on Monday, found a Turkish official killed in the coastal city, source said.

The source affirmed that the civilians found Financial Officer of the Turkish Red Crescent unconscious in Biaar Fadhl area.

The Turkish official lost consciousness after being wounded during an assassination attempt and he was transferred to a hospital late last night.

Anadolu agency said, on Tuesday, that A humanitarian aid worker of the Turkish Red Crescent was injured in an attack in Yemen.

“One of our colleagues in the Turkish Red Crescent delegation in Yemen was injured in an armed attack by unidentified person or persons,” Kerem Kinik, the agency’s head, said in a tweet.

He said the injured worker underwent a surgery in Yemen’s Aden city and will be brought back to Turkey.

The Turkish Red Crescent is the largest humanitarian organization in Turkey and has an extensive international network in many countries.