Yemeni army liberate an important mountain chain in Kitaf, Saada province

Yemeni army liberate an important mountain chain in Kitaf, Saada province
The Arab Coalition backed the Yemeni army forces during the operation, and bombed Iran-supported Houthi militia positions and their reinforcements. (File/AFP)
Updated 05 February 2019

Yemeni army liberate an important mountain chain in Kitaf, Saada province

Yemeni army liberate an important mountain chain in Kitaf, Saada province
  • The Arab Coalition backed the Yemeni army forces during the operation, and bombed Iran-supported Houthi militia positions and their reinforcements
  • The operation resulted in several deaths and injuries among the militia, the destruction of military vehicles belonging to them and the capture of a number of militants

DUBAI: Yemen’s army liberated a strategic mountain range in the Kitaf district of Saada province, Saudi state-news agency SPA reported.

According to a statement issued by the Yemeni Ministry of Defense, the Arab Coalition backed the Yemeni army forces during the operation, and bombed Iran-supported Houthi militia positions and their reinforcements.

The operation resulted in several deaths and injuries among the militia, the destruction of military vehicles belonging to them and the capture of a number of militants.