Sana’a…Over 60 militia rebels killed, dozens wounded in Nihm
At least 60 Houthi coup militiamen were killed and dozens other injured during fierce fighting with national army forces in Nihm district eastern the capital Sana’a on Monday.
Military sources told September Net that the army forces engaged in fierce battles against Houthi coupists in different sites northern Nihm, adding that the amy launched heavy artillery shelling on militias sites in Kuttbeen and Maswarah areas.
In parallel, the coup militias tried to attack army’s locations in the front of Hareeb and other positions southern Nihm, but were beaten and forced to flee.
The battles resulted in killing over 60 militia rebels, including senior leader, and wounding dozens other in addition to destroying several vehicles and large quantity of weapons, according to the sources.