SANA’A, Three planes carrying 360 captives of the army and popular committees arrived at Sana’a airport, Head of the National Committee for Prisoners Affairs Abdulqadir al-Mortada stated on Thursday.
“A fourth plane will arrive in two hours carrying 110 captives,” al-Mortada added in a press conference held in the airport during the official and popular reception of the released prisoners.
On Friday, 200 captives will arrive in Sana’a, coming from Aden province, where 150 prisoners released from Sana’a will arrive, he said.
“We had great difficulties until we reached this day, and some parties did not want this process to be done,” Al-Mortada said. He stressed that Sana’a is dealing with the prisoners file on an absolute humanitarian basis, hoping all parties to deal with it likewise
The Committee’s head stated the readiness to immediately enter into new talks leading to new prisoners swap agreements.
Source: Yemen News Agency