Sana’a. .. National Army regains control of vast strategic mountainous positions in Nihm
The National Army Forces have regained control over several strategic areas and positions in Nihm eastern the capital Sana’a.
“The army forces made a significant field progress on Thursday against the Houthi-Saleh militia, recapturing the sites of “Bani-Barek Dam”, al-Naelah”, and the high mountainous overlooking Dabo’ah,” said Abdullah al-Shandaki, Seven Region’s spokesman during a phone call.
The Spokesman added that another 15 militia locations including the serial mountains of al-Shabakah, al-Salat and the high hills overseeing Abu Hatem Village in the same district were also liberated by the army forces.
The Houthi-Saleh militias suffered over 30 members killed and tens others injured, in addition to the destruction of five patrols, six armored vehicles and large quantities of weapons and ammunition, he said.
Meanwhile, the national army manged to capture a great deal of arms and ammunition from the seized areas, which militia left behind before they fled, according to the source.
“The the victories national army achieved today in Nihm would pave the way before us to complete liberation of the remnants positions and area in the district, and then march toward the capital Sana’a,” al-Shandaki explained.