Wednesday, 27 October 2021 10:08 GMT

Yemen: Houthi rebels seize more areas in Marib

(MENAFN) A military source stated that on Saturday, Sep. 25 Yemen's Houthi rebels seized more areas in southern Marib province in central Yemen after intense clashes with administration troops.

The government military source in the city said to Xinhua: "Houthi militia advanced from Harib district and captured this morning the Mal'aa hilltops, the adjacent valley of Om Reash and part of the main highway in the area, which leads to Al-Jubah district and the province's capital, Marib city."

With no information on losses, he said on condition of remaining anonymos: "dozens of soldiers were killed and wounded when trying to repel the militia attack."

The Houthi outfit hasn’t made any remarks.

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