YEMEN Press Agency

Coalition forces commit over 100 violations of armistice within 24 hours

PROVINCES, Apr. 05 (YPA) – The US-backed Saudi-Emirati-led coalition forces and their mercenaries committed 101 violations of the humanitarian and military truce for the third day in a row, a military source reported on Monday.

The violations represented in 27 sorties of armed reconnaissance aircraft in the airspace of the governorates of Marib, Hajjah, Saada, Lahj and fronts beyond the borders, as well as 16 raids by the Apache and armed reconnaissance aircraft on citizens’ homes of and the sites of the army and the popular committees in the eastern al-Balaq in Marib governorate and al-Fakher area in Dhalea governorate and the site of Shamikh Qaban in the Lahj governorate, the source explained.

The source pointed out that the coalition mercenaries created three combat fortifications in Al-Aqoz in Moris district of Dhalea governorate, Sharq Al-Sheikh area and east of Al-Sharqi hill in Jizan.

An offensive operation of the coalition mercenaries was recorded on the sites of the army and the popular committees in Al-Akd in Marib governorate, according to the source.

The source added that 23 missile and artillery bombardments of the coalition mercenaries were monitored on the sites of the army and the popular committees.

He confirmed that the coalition forces committed 41 violations with heavy shooting at citizens’ properties and positions of the army and popular committees in the governorates of Hajjah, Lahj, and Dhalea, and on the fronts beyond the border.