The Yemeni Army and popular committee freed two children after a military attack in one of the villages under the control of al-Qaida’ in al- Beidha province .
Ahmed, 10 Years old, and Yahaya 12 years old, are from Atma’a province. They left their school to search for work in order to support their families , but fate was not fair with them, it forced them to be prisoners with terrorists group .
They were working as venders in al-Beidha when they were kidnapped by Ansar al- Sharia.The children lived a whole month in torture in Afar district for sins they didn’t commit. Their only charge was that they are working with AnsarAllah, but actually they were searching for a living far away from any group.
The children were kidnaped by a driver called ( al – Zafari ) who received 50,000 Yemeni riayl from the terrorists group. The children were rescued by the Army and popular committee with the help of a tribe Shaikh and the driver was captured.
“I was misled by the terrorist groups. I was in a real need for money so I accepted this shameful act,” the driver said.
Yemeni Army and popular committee controlled most of the areas in Al- Beidha province and achieves big victories.