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14 Houthis killed in Arab coalition's airstrikes in Hajjah: report

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A raid carried out by the fighter jets of the Arab Coalition in Yemen managed to eliminate a number of 14 Iran-backed houthis in Hajjah governorate, Sky News reported.

On Monday night, dozens of Houthi militants were killed in coalition airstrikes and clashes with the Yemeni army in Al-Jawf and Saada provinces, Saudi state-news agency SPA reported.

The coalition raids targeted members of the militia making their way to the Al-Jawf front, while ground troops attacked the Houthis in Saada’s Baqim, according to a military statement issued on the Yemeni Ministry of Defense’s official website September Net.

The surprise attack left 20 militants killed, including the field commander, while the army recovered large quantities of weapons and various ammunition.

Last Modified: Tuesday، 29 January 2019 02:59 PM
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