YEMEN Press Agency

Pro-coalition commander injured in Dhalea front

DHALEA, July 25 (YPA) – A senior military commander loyal to Saudi-led coalition was injured on Wednesday by Yemeni army fire in Dhalea province, in central Yemen, a military official told Yemen Press Agency.

Commander of the so-called “ al-Saila battalion” Bakeel al-Hajj was wounded by fires of the Yemeni army and popular committees and several of his escorts were killed and wounded in Moris front, the official explained.

Meanwhile, the army and popular committees repelled an infiltration attempt of the coalition mercenaries in Qa’taba front and bombed their gatherings with various weapons, killing and injuring many of them.