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MAJOR: 50+ Saudi-backed mercenaries eliminated by Yemeni forces

More than 50 mercenaries were killed and others were injured in offensive operations in the past 24 hours.

A military source revealed that 45 mercenaries were killed and dozens injured by targeting their gatherings in Najran with a Badr F ballistic missile. 

The source pointed out that the targeting came at a time when the forces of aggression were preparing for a major escalation towards the border areas, noting that the bombardment of missiles and artillery targeted other concentrations of mercenaries in the spots, resulting in many deaths and injuries in their ranks. 

The army and the Popular Committees carried out an incursion into a site of the mercenaries in Chejj Najjar, killing and injuring a number of them, including the commander of the site. The operation was preceded by the targeting of a gun and intensive combing of various caliber bullets. 

The source pointed to the death and wounding of a number of mercenaries of the Saudi army after the destruction of their vehicle off Jabal Qais in Najran.

According to the source, a large march of mercenaries of aggression has been broken from four tracks on the positions of the army and the popular committees in the front of Qtaiba in the province of Dali, killing and injuring a large number of mercenaries, fleeing others and destroying a mechanism. 

The source said that the artillery of the army and the Popular Committees, the group of mercenaries in Qtaoba, and the deaths and injuries in their ranks and the escape of the remaining. 

The source added that a military bulldozer was burned in the front of Qaniya in the province of Al-Bayda, destroying two vehicles south-west of Hiran in the province of Hajja.

The source pointed to the death and injury of a number of mercenaries in artillery shelling that targeted their gatherings in the front of Karash in the province of Lahj, and killed mercenaries in Taiz, after an attack targeted their positions at the intersection of Al-Wazea’a.

Father and child targeted by Saudi-backed mercenaries in Hodeidah

A man and his child were hit by a shell of the mercenaries of the US-Saudi aggression in violation of the cease-fire agreement in Hodeidah province, while rocket attacks, artillery and air raids targeted the governorates of Saada and Ab in the past 24 hours. 

A security source told Saba news agency that a man and his child were injured and his house was damaged by a shell fired by the Saudi-backed mercenaries on Al-Rabsa neighborhood in Al-Hawk governorate in Hodeidah province. 

The sources said that the forces of aggression bombarded more than 30 artillery shells and a number of cluster bombs Al-Jah district of Beit al-Faqih Directorate, and targeted a number of artillery shells in different areas of Al-Fayza district, Directorate of Tahita. 

The source pointed out that the invaders and mercenaries fired 15 artillery shells on the city of Drehami.

The source also pointed out that the different areas of the provinces of Shada and Razih border in Saada province was hit by a rocket attack and a Saudi gun intensified. 

Saudi-backed mercenaries continue to to target civilians and violate the cease-fire

US and Saudi-backed forces continued to target Hodeidah province in violation of the ceasefire agreement, while several raids have been carried out on the governorates of Saada, Ibb and Taiz in the last 24 hours. 

A security source told Saba that artillery shelling of the forces of aggression targeted the residential neighborhood of July 7 in the province of Hodeidah and caused the burning of four houses and damaged a number of neighboring houses. 

The source pointed out that the air aggression launched 13 raids on customs orphanage Directorate of Sabra in Ibb province; and targeted two houses a citizen in the area of ​​Wazan in the Directorate of Khadir in Taiz. 

The source said that the hostile aircraft launched a raid on the area of ​​Ali, Directorate of Razih border in the province of Saada; while the artillery shelling targeted the enemy farms and houses of citizens in the area of ​​Talan Directorate of Haidan province itself.

CRIMINAL: Saudi-led air strikes continue to target civilians

The US-Saudi aggression continued to target citizens’ properties in Hodeidah and Sa’ada governorates with artillery and air strikes during the last 24 hours, which led to their destruction.

A security source told Saba that artillery shelling of the forces of aggression caused the destruction of a house and damaged a number of others with the cars of citizens near the station Hoshab in the July 7 residential area in the city of Hodeidah. 

The source said that the air aggression launched a raid near a school in the region of Ali and a raid on the Qad district of Razih border in the province of Saada. 

The source pointed out that the aggression bombarded dozens of rockets and artillery shells scattered areas of the Directorate of Razih

Saudi-backed aggressors attack four children and target the United Nations headquarters in Hodeidah

The forces of aggression and their mercenaries continued to violate the cease-fire agreement in Hodeidah province, injuring four children. Eight air strikes have also been launched in the province of Saada in the last 24 hours.

A security source said that three children were wounded by an artillery shell launched by the invaders and mercenaries on the northern Al-Bayda district. A fourth child was seriously injured by an artillery shell hit by the invaders and mercenaries near the Sanabel factory. 

The source confirmed that the forces of aggression targeted the United Nations headquarters in the neighborhood of Rabsa Directorate Hawk with a number of mortar shells, pointing to the fall of three artillery shells fired by the invaders and mercenaries next to a commercial store in the 90th Street in the current directorate. 

The source pointed out that the mercenaries of the aggression shelled seven artillery shells and fired various caliber on the residential neighborhoods in the streets of Sana’a and fifty, and targeted the forces of aggression with artillery and machine guns, the city of Drehami besieged.

The source said that the air aggression launched five raids on the Directorate of Manaba border in the province of Saada, three of which targeted the area of ​​Jalha, and launched three raids on the property of citizens in the Directorate of Baqem. 

The source said that a rocket bombardment and an intensive Saudi artillery targeted the houses and  farms of citizens in the Directorate of Baqem border.

Saudi-backed mercenaries continue to violate Hudaydah truce, civilians slaughtered

Invaders and mercenaries continued to breach the cease-fire agreement in Hodeidah province, while flying raids on the province of Amran during the past 24 hours. 

A security source told Saba that a young boy was shot by the invaders and mercenaries in Al-Suwaiq district of Al-Tahta Directorate, while the mercenaries shelled more than 24 mortars towards the southeast of the mountain. 

The source confirmed the shooting of an espionage aircraft to the forces of aggression north-east of the Directorate of Durahmi, with heavy flight of the military aggression in the sky over the Directorate of Zabid. 

The source pointed out that the air aggression launched two raids on Montenegro in the Directorate of  Sufian and raid on the government complex Huth Directorate in the province of Amran.

Meanwhile, eight civilians, including children and women, were killed after the Saudi Arabian Air Force targeted the home of a citizen in Khadair district of Taiz governorate.

A local source in the province told Saba that Agadir targeted two houses in the Werzan district of Khadeer district, killing eight citizens, including children and women, and injuring others.

Yemeni forces eliminate dozens of Saudi-led mercenaries

Scores of Saudi-led mercenaries were killed and  wounded today during the break-up of their encampment off Najran. 

A military source said that the army and the Popular Committees broke a large gathering of mercenaries of the Saudi army in the desert of Ajashar near Najran, which led to the death and injury of dozens of mercenaries. 

The source pointed to the destruction of three military vehicles during the break of the crawl, which was carried out from three tracks, the air cover of the air force of the aggression. 

Meanwhile, the forces of aggression continued their violation of the Hodeidah Agreement and launched intensive artillery shelling on the governorate, resulting in the death and wounding of seven citizens, including women and children, while the UAE mercenaries killed six citizens.

A security source said that an elderly woman, a girl and a man were killed and two women and a man were seriously injured following an artillery bombardment on residential neighborhoods in Al-Shuhada Street in Hodeidah. A child was wounded by the invaders and mercenaries. 

The source pointed out that the forces of aggression intensified shelling on the south and east of the city of Hodeidah and various parts of the outskirts of the city of Drehemi, and also hit more than 50 rockets and shells on the farms and property of citizens in the mountainous area of ​​the Directorate of Tahita. 

In Daleh province, the source pointed out that the mercenaries of the aggression of the United Arab Emirates stormed a mosque in the Directorate of Azraq province, killing six citizens and arresting 4 others and leading them to an unknown destination. 

The source pointed out that the air aggression launched a raid on the region of Al-Hafa in the capital Sanaa, while launched four raids on the Aseer license.


ISCY denounces hijacking of the Sudanese revolution

The ISCY is absolutely appalled by the latest news coming out of Sudan, with more than 100 people killed in the last couple of days in an organized effort by the Military Council to suppress & disperse activists calling for democracy.

The ISCY condemns – on the strongest terms – the hijacking of the Sudanese revolution by the Transitional Military Council, and calls for an end to the bloodshed.

Furthermore, the ISCY considers the Sudanese revolution as being on-par with the Yemeni struggle for freedom, & part of the greater post-Arab spring renaissance revival.

We call for unconditional support by all free men & women across the globe, to stand in solidarity with the struggling working class of Sudan, while simultaneously standing by the Sudanese people’s call for a democratic, civillian government.

International Solidarity Committee with Yemen, Board of Trustees June 7th, 2019

Saudi aggressors kill 11 Yemeni civilians, including children

The US-Saudi warplanes carried out raids on the provinces of Dalea and Hajjah, killing and injuring 11 civilians, including women and children, while the forces of aggression continued to violate the Hodeidah agreement during the past 24 hours.

A security source told Saba news agency that seven children and women were injured in the bombing of the battleships on the Al-Jar area of ​​Abas district in Hajjah province. 

The source said that three citizens were killed and another was wounded by an air strike on the house of a citizen in the area of ​​Thoqab Directorate of Al-Hazaa province of Dali. 

The source pointed out to repel the march of the forces of aggression in the Al-Jah district of the Directorate of Beit al-Faqih province of Hodeidah with the participation of armored vehicles and heavy and medium support. The forces of aggression bombed one of the citizens’ farms in Kilo 16 with a number of mortar shells. 

The forces of aggression targeted Hodeidah International Airport with medium machine guns. 

The source pointed out that the air aggression targeted six communications network in the Directorate of Haidan in the province of Saada, and launched 17 raids on different areas of the Directorate of Baqem border.

The source pointed out that the villages inhabited by the population in the Directorate of Manba border was hit by a rocket and a Saudi artillery.

Yemeni forces continue to inflict huge losses on Saudi invaders, mercenaries

The heroes of the Yemeni army and the Popular Committees continue to inflict heavy losses against the mercenaries of the Saudi army who have suffered more human and material loss on several fronts in the last 24 hours. 

A military source told Saba news agency that the military air force carried out a joint operation with the artillery unit targeting mercenary gatherings on the Aseer front, causing direct casualties to their ranks. 

The source pointed out that the heroes of the army and the popular committees broke the crawlers of the mercenaries of the Saudi army from two tracks towards their positions in the desert of Alajashr, which led to the death and injury of many of them, and the disruption and destruction of five mechanisms. He pointed out that four mercenaries west of Sudais in Najran in Saudi Arabia were eliminated by sniper fire. 

In Jizan, the source pointed out that the army and the popular committees have foiled a large march of mercenaries of the Saudi army at their positions off Mount Qais in Jizan and targeted their concentrations with artillery and explosive devices, causing the death and injury of many of them.

The army and the Popular Committees carried out an offensive against Saudi-led positions east of Khouba, which ended with the clearing of one of the sites and the use of various weapons and the death and injury of many of them. 

The source explained that the army and the People’s Committees cleared the front at Khuf and Khafaf Aljouf completely from three consecutive tracks, and reached the orphanage area. He pointed out that 26 sites were cleared with a total area estimated at more than 40 square kilometers during the massive military operation in Al-Jawf. This also led to the destruction of more than ten mechanisms and the death and injury of dozens, and the capture of a number of them. 

The army and the popular committees also carried out an incursion into one of the mercenary sites in Sabreen and targeted their communities with guided missiles and artillery shells. A number of them were killed and wounded.

In Taiz, the heroes of the army and the Popular Committees broke the mercenaries in Abar Bazaal that lasted several hours and the enemy inflicted casualties without any progress. He confirmed the destruction of a 14.5-mm machine gun with a guided missile in the front of the fog. 

The source also confirmed the break-up of mercenaries at the junction of streets and the deaths and injuries in their ranks.

In the province of Dalea, army heroes and the Popular Committees broke the mercenaries in Qataba with the support of military aircraft. This lasted more than six hours, leading to the burning of a mechanism and the killing and wounding of a number of them. 

The source confirmed the death and wounding of 13 mercenaries and the wounding of  two military groups by targeting them with artillery shells east of Hiran.