Dozens of Saudi-led coalition recruits were killed and others were wounded on Thursday, in a huge explosion hitting their camp in Sahn al-Jin area, north of Ma’rib city.
Local sources reported that the explosion, the causes of which were not known yet, occurred in the joint operations room of the coalition forces in the Sahn al-Jin camp.
The explosion occurred during a meeting of senior commanders loyal to the coalition led by Saghir bin Aziz, chief of staff of the “Hadi government” forces, the sources explained.
The sources noted that the explosion caused a number of deaths and injuries among the coalition forces, including military leaders. No details have been released by the invading coalition as to their losses.