Head of the Islah party in the governorate of Taiz Abdul-Hafez al-Faqeeh on Monday escaped an assassination attempt as gunmen shot fire on his car.
The guard of al-Faqeeh was wounded and taken to hospital and the perpetrators managed to escape.
Meanwhile, the Islah party denounced this assassination attempt and all other assassinations which were carried out against officials, military commanders and soldiers in Taiz.
The party demanded the local authorities of Taiz to swiftly identify the perpetrators and put an end to insecurity which the city of Taiz has recently witnessed.
Taiz is witnessing insecurity and instability as assassinations carried out by terrorists groups which are affiliated to the Houthis and ousted President Ali Abullah Saleh remarkably increased