YEMEN Press Agency

One Killed, ten wounded by Saudi airstrike in Hajjah

HAJJAH, Feb. 21 (YPA) –  At least one civilian was killed and ten others were injured, including women and children when Saudi-led coalition warplanes  launched an airstrike on Hajjah province, northwest of Yemen, a security official said.

According to the official, the coalition’s airstrike hit the house of Citizen Ahmed Muhammad Tamri in the Al-Saqf area in the Abs district, killing one women and wounding ten others most of them chider and women, in an initial toll.

The raid came hours after the army forces broadcast video footage refuting claims published by the Saudi-led coalition it had taken control of Haradh district in Hajjah province.

According to the military media, over 580 Saudi-led coalition troops have been killed or wounded during their  attempt to advance towards the city of Haradh.