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Houthi paratrooper commander killed in Saada battle

A Yemeni military source has confirmed to Al Arabiya English that the Yemeni army managed to kill two Houthi commanders in battles on Saturday in the Saada province.

According to the military source, the Arouba Brigade of the Yemeni army fought fierce battles against the Houthis on the Marran front which resulted in the death of Houthi paratrooper commander Ahmed Jibran Yateem, and field commander Jaber Jubran Jahiz alongside dozens of Houthi militants.


This comes days after a Yemeni military Source told Al Arabiya English that the Houthi militias declared a state of emergency in the areas of Marran in Saada governorate in northern Yemen after intensive raids by coalition aircraft targeting their positions, amid advances by the Yemeni national army.

Last Modified: Sunday، 26 August 2018 10:05 AM