Saudi-led air strikes hit Yemen's capital Sanaa: residents




 
--
Boots
 
May 19th, 2015  
News Manager
 

Topic: Saudi-led air strikes hit Yemen's capital Sanaa: residents


Saudi-led air raids hit the Yemen capital Sanaa overnight, targeting forces loyal to former President Ali Abdullah Saleh in the east and south of the city, residents said on Tuesday. Saudi Arabia and its Sunni Muslim allies have been conducting an offensive against Iranian-allied Houthis and units loyal to Saleh for more than seven weeks, part of a campaign to restore exiled President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi to power. Houthi sources also said they had fired mortar rounds at several areas in Saudi Arabia's southern Najran province late on Monday and that they had engaged in clashes with Saudi forces near the border area.




More...
 


Similar Topics
Air strikes hit makeshift refineries in Syria: monitoring group
Air strikes hit Islamic State militants in east Syria: monitors
Air strikes in Syria hit Islamic State-held areas near Turkey: monitor
Israeli air strikes hit Gaza after Palestinian rocket fire
Chinese military aircraft present situation