Al-Maliki: Coalition continues to destroy arming capabilities of Houthis
The spokesman for the Arab coalition for the support of legitimacy in Yemen, Col. Turki Al-Maliki, that the coalition continues to destroy the arming capabilities of the Houthi militia backed by Iran.
Al-Maliki said on Monday that the Houthi militia has received various types of weapons smuggled from Iran.
Speaking at a weekly press conference in Riyadh, spokesperson Col. Turki Al-Maliki said the militia has suffered heavy losses and as a result they have been targeting civilians and civilian installations.
Col. Al-Maliki also said that the Houthis are digging trenches and building fortifications in Hodeidah in violation of the Stockholm agreement.
He said that the Iran-backed militia is trying to provoke the coalition, but “we will apply international law.”
He added that the coalition has started providing financial assistance to those affected by accidents in Yemen and the coalition has already compensated 116 people affected.