18/6/2013 12:00 AM
Sanaa - Agencies
Media quoted Yemeni military sources said on Monday that about 1,700 U.S. troops arrived unexpectedly and within the mission unknown to the Anad military base in southern Yemen, and to the U.S. Embassy in the Yemeni capital Sanaa, with modern weapons and sophisticated military vehicles. The newspaper "street" Yemeni opposition yesterday, "that the 1,500 troops from the Marines American arrived yesterday to the base Anad located in the province of Lahij, while reached 200 soldiers to the base of Daylami air and left to the hotel" Sheraton "that come down the hundreds of soldiers from the Marines for more than a year. Sources told the newspaper that the Marines arrived, along with modern and sophisticated weapons, sources pointed out that bringing the number of U.S. troops in Sanaa 850 people at Anad base 5,800 people.