The Muslim minority from China's Xinjiang province has suffered persecution at home, a situation that was exploited by al-Qaeda and ISIS in Iraq and Syria.
Internal conflicts plaguing the Iran-backed militia have worsened corruption and led to plundering of public resources.
The violence comes amid the continuing failure of the separatists and the Yemeni government to reach an agreement in Jeddah.
Yemeni soldiers and civilians and Arab coalition security forces, including a senior officer, were killed in two separate Thursday attacks.
Saudi Energy Minister says the kingdom wants 'proof based on professionalism and internationally recognised standards'.
Egyptian forces engaged in two shootouts with extremists Sunday that left all the militants dead and four security personnel wounded.
The 1st Military District has been reinforcing its positions following an attack on a checkpoint in the town of Shibam, a local official said.
Space launch vehicle technologies are very similar to those used in the manufacture of ballistic missiles, experts tell Al-Mashareq.
The new steps follow sanctions imposed last week on an IRGC-run shipping network which was selling illicit oil to the Syrian regime and Lebanese militia Hizbullah.
Faced with escalating financial and political pressure, the Iran-backed Lebanese militia has begun to pull its fighters out of Syria.