[14/June/2018] SANAA, June 14 (Saba) – The army and popular committees on Wednesday repulsed large offensives of Saudi-led aggression coalition forces backed by warplanes in the western coast front, an official at Defense Ministry told Saba.
"All the offensive operations planned by the US-backed Saudi-led aggression coalition to control parts of the western coast and carry out a military landing have failed," the official said.
The army and popular committees' fighters inflicted heavy losses in lives and military equipment on the coalition's forces and its local and foreign mercenaries, he added.
The army and popular committees repelled an attack of the aggressioni forces reinforced by tens of military vehicles and backed by tens of air raids toward al-Faza area, the official said.
The aggression coalition forces suffered heavy losses and two military vehicles belonging to them were destroyed during the confrontations.
According to the official, two other attacks toward al-Taif and al-Nakhila areas of al-Dureihemi failed, and resulted in dozens of dead and wounds in ranks of the mercenaries, including leaders, in addition to destroying three military vehicles belonging to them.