Commander: Yemeni Forces Repel Terrorists’ Attack in Ma’rib, Intensify Offensives on Saudi Troops
Senior battlefield commanders disclosed that heavy clashes broke out between Yemen’s popular forces and Saudi troops along the border as the Yemeni army fended off the pro-Saudi terrorists’ attacks in Ma’rib province.
“The terrorists were trying to advance in several regions of Hajjah province as the Saudi fighter jets were helping them to advance by pounding the Yemeni positions in the province,” Senior Ansarullah Commander Ali al-Houthi told FNA on Monday.
The warfronts in Alab, al-Rabou’a and al-Naqa’a regions in Sa’ada border province were scenes of the deadliest clashes between the two sides.
In a relevant development on Saturday, the Yemeni army pounded Saudi Arabia’s artillery unit and national guards’ headquarters in the kingdom’s Jizan province with two ballistic missiles.
Yemen’s Zalzal 3 missiles hit the Saudi artillery unit and national guards headquarters in Abu Maza region in Jizan province near the border with Yemen.
“The missiles hit the targets with high precision,” a Yemeni military official said.
The Yemeni missile attacks came in retaliation to Saudi Arabia’s continued airstrikes on Yemen’s residential areas.
In a relevant development last Saturday, the Yemeni army pounded the Saudi-led forces’ strategic military base in the kingdom’s Najran province with a Zalzal 3 missile.
Bin Yalin military of Saudi Arabia was hit by Yemen’s Zalzal 3 missile.
Initial reports indicated scores of casualties in the Yemeni missile attack on Bin Yalin military base.
Bin Yalin military base is located in Najran province.
Also last Saturday, another Zalzal 3 missile of the Yemeni army hit Almas military camp in al-Jad’an region of Ma’rib province.