Saudi-led coalition violates UN-declared truce in Yemen 164 times

Saudi-led coalition violates UN-declared truce in Yemen 164 times

The US-Saudi-Emirati aggression forces and their mercenaries committed, during the past 24 hours, 164 violations of the two-months humanitarian and military truce announced by the United Nations, the official Yemeni news agency Saba reported on Tuesday, citing a military source.

The violations included 50 flights of armed reconnaissance and espionage aircrafts in the airspace of the provinces of Ma’rib, Hajjah, Jawf, Saada, Dhalea and Bayda, the source said.

He added that the aggression mercenaries created combat fortifications in west of Haradh district in Hajjah, and carried out an attack on the sites of the army and popular committees in Raghwan area in Ma’rib.

The coalition mercenaries also committed 33 breaches with missile and artillery bombardment in Ma’rib, where they fired 7 Katyusha rockets on the sites of the army and popular committees in the areas of Al-Balaq Al-Sharqi, Al-Akad, Al-Jubah, Rawdhat Johm, Ledha, and Ya’rah in Ma’rib.

The source added that the aggression mercenaries targeted, with artillery shells, the sites of the army and popular committees in the areas of Al-Balaq Al-Sharqi, Al-Akad, and Raghwan in Ma’rib, the areas of Al-Dhaher, Al-Madafen and Al-Malahidh in Saada, and west of Haradh in Hajjah.

He also confirmed that 79 violations by shooting at the citizens’ houses and the army and popular committee sites were recorded in the provinces of Ma’rib, Taiz, Hajjah, Saada, Jawf, Dhalea, and Bayda.