Fatah denounces Houthi militia’s attack on Wheat Stores in Hodeidah
Minister of Local Administration—Chairman of High Relief Committee—Abdurrqeeb Fatah condemned Houthi rebel militia for targeting the Red Sea Mills in Hodeidah governorate.
The militiamen fired on Saturday mortar’s rockets on the Red Sea Mills’ stores. As a result two stores are reported to have been seriously damaged and large quantity of wheat ruined.
In statement to the Yemeni News Agency (Saba) Fatah called on the UN Coordinator for Humanitarian Affairs in Yemen Lise Grande to take necessary measures to protect food storages in Hodeidah and act to relocate the stores in government-held governorates to save the food storages Houthi rebel militia’s recurrent attack.
The Minister called on the International Community (IC) to firmly pressure the rebel militia to stop its interferences in the humanitarian actions.