YEMEN Press Agency

Pro-coalition commander killed in Marib

MARIB, Dec. 15 (YPA) – A military commander loyal to the Saudi-led coalition forces was killed on Wednesday evening in Marib city, eastern Yemen, amid mysterious circumstances, local sources reported.

The sources told “Yemen Press Agency” that Salim Muhammad Hussein al-Khubi, commander of the special task force battalion in the so-called “Seventh Military Region”, was killed in one of the coalition camps.

Al-Khubi was killed by the explosion of an explosive device planted in his car inside ‘Tabbat Al-Masariah’ site in the center of the city of Marib, the sources explained.