Arab Coalition raids kill 70 Houthi militants in western Yemen

Arab Coalition raids kill 70 Houthi militants in western Yemen
Yemeni fighters loyal to the Saudi-backed Yemeni president ride in the back of a pickup truck on a road. (AFP)
Updated 03 June 2018

Arab Coalition raids kill 70 Houthi militants in western Yemen

Arab Coalition raids kill 70 Houthi militants in western Yemen

DUBAI: The Saudi-led Arab Coalition targeted Iran-backed Houthi militia positions along the western coast of Yemen, Saudi state-news agency SPA reported.
Yemen’s official news agency reported that the coalition raids killed 70 Houthi militants as Yemeni resistance forces advanced toward Hodeidah airport and harbor.
It was also reported that 21 militants were captured, while Houthi weapons and military vehicles were destroyed in the raids.