Major General in Saudi-backed army killed in Ma’rib

Major General in Saudi-backed army killed in Ma’rib

A high-ranking military commander loyal to the Saudi-led coalition has bern killed in confrontations with Yemeni army forces on Friday in Ma’rib province.

This was reported by Yemen News Portal, based on military sources.

Major General Ameen al-Waeli, commander of the 6th Military Region, was killed in the Al-Kassara front west of Ma’rib, which has been witnessing fierce fighting for several months.

Al-Waeli is one of the most prominent military leaders who have stood by Hadi and fought with him since the beginning of the war in Yemen.

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