A Qatari intelligence officer had been arrested by the authorities of Yemen on grounds of being associated with Al Houthi. It is stated that the individual was trying to escape Yemen and go to Oman. It was suspected that the individual was associated with the Al Houthi who was fighting the government of the country.
The name of the suspect is Mohsen Al Karbi and he was trying to escape Yemen through Shan in the Mahra Governorate, which is the border cross point between Yemen and Oman. The Yemeni authorities had stated that Al Karbi was an intelligence officer who was coordinated between Qatar and Al Houthi.