Emirates Red Crescent opens Aden-Abyan highway

ADEN, Yemen, 23rd October, 2016 (WAM)— The Emirates Red Crescent on Sunday launched the third and final phase of a project to remove sand and rubble blocking traffic on the 60 kilometre Aden-Abyan highway, called “the death road” by local residents.

Launched on 1st October, the project seeks to reduce accidents and improve the movement of residents between the two provinces.

Residents thanked the UAE and its humanitarian agency for completing the vital project, which will benefit all Yemenis.