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5 killed, 3 injured in Qaeda attack in Abyan

ABYAN, Aug. 29 (YPA) – Five soldiers were killed and three wounded after an attack by al-Qaeda militants on Tuesday evening at a security point in the southern province of Abyan, a source told Yemen Press Agency. The  suicide attack took…

Army attacks militiamen in Jizan

JIZAN, Aug. 29 (YPA) – Yemen army launched attacks on Saudi soldiers and Saudi-backed militiamen’ gatherings in Jizan Saudi border province, a military official told Yemen Press Agency on Wednesday.      The army shelled gatherings of Saudi…

Civilian killed in ground attack at Lahj

LAHJ, Aug. 29 (YPA) – A civilian was killed on Tuesday when Saudi-backed militiamen shelled his home in Lahj province, a military official told Yemen Press Agency on Wednesday. The shelling took place in Maghania village of Qubaita…

Ballistic missile fires toward Najran

NAJRAN, Aug. 29 (YPA) – Rocketry force of the Yemen army fired on Wednesday a ballistic missile toward border Saudi province of Najran, a military official told Yemen Press Agency. The missile, Bader-1, was fired toward a new Saudi camp,…

7 militiamen injured in Jawf

JAWF, Aug. 29 (YPA) – At least seven of Saudi-backed militiamen were injured on Tuesday when their military vehicle was bombed in Jawf province, a military official told Yemen Press Agency on Wednesday. The military vehicle of the…

9 Saudi-led airstrikes hit Hajjah

HAJJAH, Aug. 29 (YPA) – The US-backed Saudi-led coalition on Tuesday launched nine airstrikes on Hajjah province, an official told Yemen Press Agency. The airstrikes hit several areas of Haradh and Medi districts, added the official.…

Coalition launches airstrike on Hodeidah

HODEIDAH, Aug. 29 (YPA) – The US-backed Saudi-led coalition on Tuesday launched an airstrike on Hodeidah province, an official told Yemen Press Agency on Wednesday. The airstrike hit a civilian’s home in Jarwbah area of Bait-Faqih…

Iran’s army trains students form foreign countries

TEHRAN, Aug. 28 (YPA) - President of the Institute of Command and Staff of the Iranian Army said that students from India, Pakistan and Oman are training now in the institute. Iranian Mehr news agency quoted Hussein Wali Wand saying that…