Classifieds | Archives | Jobs | About TGT | Contact | Subscribe
 | 
Last updated 3 hours, 50 minutes ago
Printer Friendly Version | TGT@Twitter | RSS Feed |
HOME LOCAL MIDEAST ASIA WORLD BUSINESS SPORT OPINION WRITERS
Coalition forces raid militias’ arms storage facilities
April 21, 2017
 Print    Send to Friend

TAIZ: The Arab Coalition Forces supporting the legitimate government in Yemen on Thursday launched more than 10 raids targeting weapons storage facilities of the coup militia in several mountain areas, followed by explosions and two further raids targeting locations with gatherings of the militias and their equipment, along the intersection of Al Ahiouq in Al Wazaiya Province,west of Taiz Governorate.

The Yemen News Agency, Saba, quoted a military source as saying that ‘’Yemeni Army artillery units and the popular resistance targeted several sites and hiding places of coup supporters in the northern mountains of Muazza’a Province, west of Taiz.”

The source also pointed out that a coup militia leader called Sajad Al Motawakkil was killed on Thursday in battles with the National Army and the popular resistance, supported by the Arab Coalition Air Force, on the frontlines in Muazza’a Province and the Jabal Ath Thawbani mountains in Taiz Governorate.

The source clarified that the Houthi leader was responsible for arming militia elements in the Khalid Camp front while a number of his companions fell with him in the Jabal Ath Thawbani Mountains.

He stated that battles are continuing on the frontlines in Muazza’a and at the edges of the Al Thawbani and Al Gharafi areas, highlighting the great progress of the Yemeni Army to achieve control over the whole area.

WAM

Add this page to your favorite Social Bookmarking websites
Comments
 
Post a comment
 
Name:
Country:
City:
Email:
Comment:
 
    
    
Related Stories
Yemen makes major gains
MARIB: The legitimate Yemeni forces have continued their victories on the Sirwah Front in Marib Governorate, supported by the UAE Armed Forces as part of the Arab Coaliti..
Prison report baseless: UAE
ABU DHABI: The UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MoFAIC), has strongly refuted the recent report claiming that there are secret detention cen..
UAE assistance to Yemen exemplary
The UAE generously backs legitimacy and humanitarian operations in Yemen and has been extending continuous support to reduce the suffering of Yemenis and strengthen their..
UAE aid ship attacked in Yemen
ABU DHABI: The rebel Houthi militias fired a missile at a United Arab Emirates aid ship carrying medical equipment while departing from the Yemeni port of Al Mokha, the G..
Dhs502m aid for Yemen
ABU DHABI: The UAE has provided the Yemeni health sector, during the period 2015 to 2017, with financial assistance amounting to Dhs502 million ($137 million) to support ..
FRONTPAGE
 
GALLERY
 
PANORAMA
 
TIME OUT
 
SPORT
 
 
Advertise | Copyright