“Al-waqaaljadeed.com” Sat. 03 November 2018 Aden / Private.
The Apache helicopters of the Arab coalition are fighting fierce battles against the Houthi rebels east and south of the province of Hodeidah.
A military source in the joint forces that fierce fighting since dawn on Friday continue towards the home of the late President Ali Abdullah Saleh, to the roundabout Hodeidah strategic airport in the southern port and the Corniche line.
According to the source, the battles spread in the east between the vanguards of resistance and brigades of Amaleqah on the one hand, and the militias of Houthi on the other, from “Kilo10” to the town, “Kilo 16” link between Hodeidah, Sana’a, Taiz and Tarima.
He explained that the coalition plays a prominent role in chasing the pockets of the Houthis who resorted to burning tires and containers of smoke, in order to block the vision, following a series of strikes that resulted, according to sources, dozens of militia killed and wounded.
According to local residents living in the districts of the current district, al-Houthi militia stepped up its indiscriminate rocket fire from the center of the city. It deployed a number of heavy artillery in the “July 07” neighborhood, the vicinity of the “May 22” hospital and east of al-Rabsa neighborhood. Including to obstruct the operation of legitimate forces east and south-west of the city.