Political Analysis

Hundreds of Students in Mukalla Demand Fall of Yemeni Government

Written by NY Staff

Hundreds of Students in Mukalla Demand Fall of Yemeni Government.

On Wednesday hundreds students from various schools in Mukalla took part in one of the biggest protests in the country calling for the overthrow of the regime.

Protestors started to gather from the early morning in large numbers walking on Mukalla streets reiterating slogans of overthrowing the regime and releasing political detainees.

They headed to Mukalla security directorate where security forces shot live ammunition and used tear gas to disperse them.

Four protestors were arrested, among them political activists.