African Immigrants Deported From Yemen

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Authorities in middle-eastern country Yemen have announced that they have begun the deportation of 220 illegal African immigrants, mostly Ethiopians residing in Aden.

Yemen is currently in war between Houthi rebels and government forces, and it was reported that dozens of African mercenaries have been brought in by the Houthis.

However, It not yet clear if the deportees are related to the mercenaries.

According to Gulf News, Security Belt Forces (SBF) said in a statement that they have begun the deportation operation within the liberated provinces in southern Yemen.

The statement said local authorities have been working to prevent the migrants from joining the Houthi ranks or Al-Qaeda.

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