YEMEN Press Agency

Pro-coalition senior military commander killed in Marib

MARIB, Jun. 25 (YPA) – A senior military commander loyal to Saudi-led coalition was killed on Friday in Marib province, northeast Yemen.

Informed sources said that commander of the so-called “ Al-Yemen Al-Saeed Brigade” recently formed by the coalition in Marib, brigadier Abdulrazaq al-Baqma’a “Abu Hothifa” was killed in ambush targeted him in Al-Wadi district in Marib.

“Al-Baqma’a” was found dead in a car on a side road north of Al-Raka area in the city of Marib, the sources added, accusing Islah Party’s leaders of being behind his killing.