|Eritreans among 60 illegal African migrants arrested in Yemen |
19 Aug 04, Sanaa: Security bodies in Sanaa arrested nine days ago 60 African people who entered Yemen illegally.
Source in the Interior Ministry told '26 September weekly Newspaper' that three of the detainees are from Eritrea and others are from Ethiopia and Somalia.
The source said that 16 persons of them have been detained in Hadramawt coasts and 15 others in Thobab area in Taiz province after they have been smuggled to Yemeni coasts.
Source: Saba news agency web site, Sanaa, in English 1205 gmt 19 Aug 04