Over 200 Somali refugees arrive in Yemen
Source: BI-ME and agencies , Author: BI-ME staff
Posted: Thu December 4, 2008 12:00 am

YEMEN. Yemeni Coast Guard forces have rescued 255 Somalis off Yemeni beaches in Abyan province, in the East of the country.

In a statement to Saba Net, an official source said that the Yemeni forces rescued 255 Somalis refugees after their boat destroyed and found eight others died on Abyun's beach.

The source added that the local authorities in the governorate of Abyan sheltered the Somali refugees, including 18 Somali women.

 

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