The Iran-backed Houthi militia has abducted 7 football players in the junior-national team and took them to an unknown destination.
Local sources said the players were detained at a Houthi checkpoint south Ibb province as they came from Aden, Yemen’s interim capital.
It is still unclear why the militias have abducted the young players.
Below are the names of the young players who have been abducted by Houthi rebels
1- Faisal Abdullah Mohammed Saif
2- Majed Muhdi Alkazimi
3- Mohammed Tareq Mahmoud
4- Mohammed Saeed Awadh
5- Tamer Nadel Saeed
6-Hussien Ahmed Awadh
7- Ahmed Maher Jamal