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Eritrea releases 154 Yemeni fishermen

Eritrea releases 154 Yemeni fishermen

[21/December/2016]



HODEIDAH, Dec. 21 (Saba) – A total of 154 fishermen arrived to Al Khawkhah coastal district in the Red Sea governorate of Hodeidah after they were released by Eritrean authorities following several months of arrest.

Chairman of the General Authority for Fishing in the Red Sea, Abdul Qader Mohammed Al-Wadi'i told Saba on Tuesday that the authority, under orders from the ministry of fisheries wealth, arranged the transfer of the fishermen to their homes.

Al-Wadi'I also said that the Yemeni authorities are working to bring back the rest of Yemeni fishermen to the homeland and secured their return to their families.


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