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Yemeni Forces hit Saudi military base in Najran

 

 

  The Yemeni army, backed by Popular Committees loyal to the Houthi Ansarullah movement, has hit a military base in Saudi Arabia’s southwestern border city of Najran with a ballistic missile.

 

   Yemen’s al-Masirah news channel reported on Sunday that the Qaher 1 missile caused huge explosions by hitting armories of the base, located in the al-Arissah district of Najran. Yemeni forces also launched missile attacks on a convoy of Saudi mercenaries moving from Yemen’s central province of Ma’rib to the northern province of Jawf. Three vehicles were destroyed in the attacks. Military forces of Yemen also fired over 80 Katyusha rockets at Saudi bases in Najran in retaliation for Riyadh’s incessant strikes against Yemen. Dozens of mercenaries fighting for the regime in Riyadh were killed after Yemeni fighters fired missiles at a presidential palace in Ma’rib and the al-Amri district of the southwestern province of Taez.

 

   According to the latest reports, heavy clashes continue between Ansarullah fighters and Saudi-backed militants loyal to the fugitive former Yemeni president, Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi, in the Dhubab district of Taez. Similar clashes are underway in the northeastern part of the Yemeni capital, Sana’a. In a separate development on Sunday, Saudi warplanes repeatedly bombarded Yemen’s border regions. The jets also pounded the Kataf district in the northern province of Sa’ada. Yemen has been under military attacks by Saudi Arabia since late March.

 

   More than 7,500 people have been killed and over 14,000 others injured since March. The strikes have also taken a heavy toll on the impoverished country’s facilities and infrastructure, destroying many hospitals, schools and factories.  

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After 9/11 the US should have invaded Saudi Arabia.  They're nominally an ally, so they'd never expect it, they actually were involved in funding and supporting the attacks, they have tons of oil, and

 

Saudi soldiers killed in failed advance on al-Rabuah

[10/January/2016]
ASIR, Jan. 10 (Saba) – A number of Saudi soldiers were killed on Sunday during a failed attempt to progress towards al-Rabuah area in Asir region.
A military official explained to Saba that the Saudi enemy troops tried to advance towards al-Rabuah, but their attempt was aborted by the army and popular committees.
In addition to its losses in lives, the enemy incurred losses in its military vehicles and gear, the official added.

http://www.sabanews.net/en/news415517.htm

 

 

Army, committees bombard Saudi sites in Jizan, Najran

[10/January/2016]
JIZAN, Jan. 10 (Saba) - The army and popular committees bombed a gathering of Saudi troops in Jizan and a number of military sites in Najran and Jizan, a military official said on Sunday.
The official confirmed that the missile force targeted a gathering of Saudi soldiers in a military site in al-Khouba area and hit the specified targets.
The rockets and artillery shells of the army and popular committees demolished the sites of Jahfan, Jalah, Masfaq, Ayn Harah, Shabaka and northern Khuba in Jizan, as well as the sites of Nahoqa, Sudais and Alib monitoring center in Najran, he added.

http://www.sabanews.net/en/news415535.htm

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January 16 - RIA Novosti. At least 30 Houthis insurgents were killed in airstrike of the coalition of Arab countries in the province of Saada in the north-west Yemen, said on Saturday the channel "Al Arabiya".

According to the channel, the airstrike was done in the city Dahyyan. Other details were not provided by TV channel.

 

 

   January 16 - RIA Novosti. Aviation of international coalition led by Saudi Arabia on Saturday attacked a pharmaceutical plant to the south of the Yemeni capital Sanaa, said the agency Sputnik source in the security forces.

   "Aircraft of the Arab coalition destroyed a pharmaceutical plant near Debre Hare (15 kilometers south of Sanaa)," - said the source. According to him, nobody was injured as a result of an air strike as it occurred about an hour after the end of the shift workers of the plant.
   Earlier in the week it was reported that coalition warplanes airstrike damaged the hospital "Al-Shahid Al-Sawadi safe" in the province of Al-Baida in the center of the country. As a result of strike, a medical equipment was damaged and hospital building partially destroyed.
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   During the shelling of the Saudi forces by  Yemeni army in the city of Taiz, aggressors (in the south of Yemen)  were killed - at least four Saudi mercenary. 

   The mercenaries of Saudi Arabia with the support of the Saudi helicopters are still trying to get to the area of Wadi al-Mashdzhah in the city of Sarva, located in the province of Marib (Yemen, in the center), but as a result of the resistance of the army and the people's forces in Yemen several Saudi mercenaries were killed and wounded.

 

 

   January 17 - RIA Novosti. Aviation of the international coalition of Arab countries, led by Saudi Arabia, on Sunday dealt a two strike in Yemen on the headquarters building of the intelligence to the north of the capital Sanaa, said the agency Sputnik, citing a source in the Yemeni security forces.  

   According to a military source, shortly before the Houthis and loyal to them military attacked the training camp of the coalition forces in the province of Marib using "Tochka" missile, and among the coalition forces loyal to President Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi soldiers have been reported killed and injured. Their exact number is not reported. The source added that the camp burned down, including a large amount of military equipment.

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