Army’s spokesman : coalition commits 289 violations within 48 hours
SANAA, Jan. 24 (Saba) – Spokesman of the Armed Forces, Brigadier General Yahia Sarie, confirmed on Wednesday that the US-backed saudi-led aggression coalition and its mercenaries committed 289 violations of the cease-fire in Hodeidah during the last 48 hours.
Sarie told Saba in a statement that the aggression coalition and its mercenaries do not want peace for the Yemenis and they do not want to implement the cease-fire in Hodeidah as a gesture to their goodwill and their desire to stop the aggression.
He added that that they continue to violate the cease-fire in Hodeidah despite the presence of the UN team and the joint committees and that reflects their intention to continue aggression and prolong the war and the siege on our people.
Brigadier Saireh said that the violations of the aggression and its mercenaries were distributed between the firing of 191 artillery shells, 28 rockets and 52 fire violations affirming that they used all various medium and heavy weapons firing at the homes and farms of the citizens and the positions of army and popular forces.
He pointed out that the mercenaries carried out two attempts to infiltrate the positions of the army and the committees from the direction of the farm north of Hanagar al-Hashidi and west of Hiss, while their enemy’s aircraft was continuing to fly over the city of Hodeidah and Drehami, Tuhayta, Hays and Jabalia.
The spokesman of the armed forces said that the army and the Popular forces spotted a bulldozer for mercenaries building fortifications and developments in the north of the Khokha line in Tahis.
The movement of pick-ups, military vehicles, armored fighting vehicles and cars of the mercenaries between the 50 st., Gharasi st., Kasar, in the vicinity of the city of Shaab and south-west of Hays were also spotted.
Another night movement were monitored between Dar Kabeer and Mandhar was observed.
He added that the air force launched 44 raids, ” spy planes hovered in four raids of on Nehm in Sanaa, 24 warplanes’ raids targeted Saada , 13 raid on Kaa hakl in Dhamar using cluster bombs, two raids on Haradh, Hajjah, and a raid on Sarawah in Marib.
He said that the heroes of the army and the popular forces foiled an intensive infiltration of the mercenaries towards the eastern Rashaha areas where the enemy was encircled in a counter-attacked launched against them after cutting off their supply routes.
Brigadier Saireh noted another offensive operation carried out by the army heroes and the popular forces south east of Jabal al-Nar in Mazrak zone from two tracks during which the mercenaries were obliged to evacuate the sites which they occupied during the last two days after a decisive battle and after cutting enemy supply lines in Jabal al-Husnin.
A battalion of belonging to the enemy still besieged in the same region by the army.
The air force of the army launched drones’ attack on enemy’s sites in Aleeb crossing.
He said that the army and the Popular Committees carried out two raids on the mercenary sites in the Jamil hill, in Qanya district of Bayda and on Mount Homsin in the Mazrak. They also carried out 6 specific operations targeting the positions, movements and supply lines of the enemy off Jizan, Taib Al-Sayyad in Al-Safiya, West of Shabaka in Al-Malahit, Al-Ajashar, and at the junction of Wazaaia, Taiz.
The spokesman for the armed forces confirmed that the mercenaries suffered heavy losses, including the killing of two mercenaries in Mount Mobile, nine off Shbaka, and three others in al-Tala.
Three military vehicles were also destroyed in the Boka, off Jizan and al-Malait while two enemy’s pick-ups were destroyed in eastern Dod and Asif al-Sharqi, Nehm district.