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Heavy losses for the Houthi militia west of Marib… and the killing of leaders

The Houthi militia, which has launched an attack on the Ma’rib governorate for months, has suffered heavy losses today, Monday.

Yemeni military sources told Al-Arabiya that dozens of militia members, including field leaders, were killed this morning in raids by coalition fighters. Supporting legitimacy on militia sites in the Sirwah front, west of Marib.

A field source explained that the raids targeted a meeting of militia field leaders at a site behind the airport hill in the Serwah district, and resulted in dozens of deaths and the destruction of a number of vehicles.

Houthi reinforcements

The raids also targeted Houthi reinforcements on the al-Kasara, al-Mushajah and Maysara Sarwah fronts, in light of the continuation of battles on various fronts.

And yesterday, the media center of the Yemeni army also announced that its artillery targeted the movements of militia members in separate locations west of Marib, and they incurred heavy losses in lives and equipment.

Yemeni army forces in Marib (Reuters)


It is noteworthy that since last February, the Houthis loyal to Iran have launched successive military campaigns and attacks in order to advance towards Marib, t Despite the appeals of the United Nations and Washington, as well as humanitarian organizations to stop these attacks, for fear of thousands of displaced people in the governorate.

However, the militias, which did not succeed in achieving progress amid popular and military resistance to them, continue their attacks in order to control the city. The city located in an oil-rich province.

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