YEMEN Press Agency

Report: Army attacks against Saudi troops over 24 hours


SANAA, April 9 (YPA) – The Yemen army has launched military operations, including artillery, missiles and snipping attacks against US-backed Saudi-led coalition soldiers and mercenaries over the past 24 hours, according to the army reports combined by Yemen Press Agency on Monday.

  • Saudi coalition media admitted the killing of 11 soldiers in clashes with the army in border fronts line.
  • In Asir border province:

A ballistic missile, Bader-1, was fired toward  radar brigade in Khamis Mushait.

Two Orghan missiles were fired toward gatherings of Saudi-backed militias and Sudanese soldiers beyond Alb crossing.

A Saudi soldier was shot dead in Qashabah site and five militias were sniped beyond Alab crossing.

  • In Najran border province:

Artillery and missile shelling targeted Qiada hill and Boqea desert.

A Bradley vehicle was burned in Hammad site.

A Saudi-backed militia was killed by the fire of Yemen army in Boqea front.

  • In Jizan border province:

Missile force of Yemen army targeted the northern Hamidha village, beyond Amod site, Shabakah and Muntazah sites.

  • In Nehm district:

Two Saudi-backed militias were killed by Yemen army’s fire in Nehm front.

  • In Taiz province:

Dozens of militias were killed and injured in an ambush in Habshi mountain.

An offensive operation was carried out on militias’ sites in West coast front, killing and wounding dozens.

  • In Lahj province:

An attack was waged on militias’ sites in Karsh, killing and wounding many of them.

  • In Yemen province of Jawf:

A leader of Saudi-backed militias was killed by Yemen army fire in frontlines.

Engineering unit of Yemen army destroyed a military vehicle of militias by an explosive device in Sabrain front of Khub-Washaaf district, killing all its crew.


Sameera Hassn