8 Pakistanis injured in rocket attack on cargo ship near Yemen coast


KARACHI/SANAA: At least eight Pakistani nationals were injured in a rocket attack on a cargo ship off Yemen coast on Wednesday night.
The cargo vessel, MV Joya, was en route to Dubai from Egypt that it came under a rocket attack. Consequently, the vessel caught fire and was drowned.
According to human rights activist Ansar Burney, eight Pakistani nationals were injured in the attack. He  said that they are appealing to Saudi Arabia and other countries for help and saving human lives would be the first priority in this regard..
According to some reports, out of these eight Pakistanis, only one man, Kabir, dived into sea and made it alive to the coast.
All seven others, including Captain Aneesur Rahman, could not jump off the sinking ship and are believed to have died


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here