United Arab Emirates on Thursday sent more military reinforcements to Shabwah province, according to military official.
The reinforcements including four helicopters, Apache and 150 personnel carriers, came to take over the rest of oil and gas production fields.
Elsewhere in southern Yemen, unknown gunmen opened fire at a resident’s house in Seiyun city of Hadramout province late on Wednesday, eyewitnesses said.
The gunmen on a vehicle smashed windows of the house of resident Awadh Mubarak Duwayda and fled.
A report by a panel of experts from the UN Sanctions Committee seen by Al-Jazeera revealed that the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) continued to violate arms embargo imposed on Somalia.