Yemeni army captures Hodeidah hospital as Houthis lose ground

The national army also took control of the “Yemen Mobile” roundabout, gaining control of the faculty of Engineering in the city. (Supplied)

The Yemeni army took control of the May 22 Hospital in Hodeidah and recaptured surrounding areas amid fierce clashes as the Houthi militias continue to lose ground in the strategic port city.

This comes a day after the Yemeni armed forces made strategic gains after reaching al-Saleh city east of Hodeidah as fierce battles are being fought beyond the Kilo 19 area.

The national army also took control of the “Yemen Mobile” roundabout, gaining control of the faculty of Engineering in the city.

Fierce battles also continue in several axes amid military field progress.

According to military sources, the Houthi militias suffered dozens of deaths and injuries among their fighters, as well as the destruction of ammunition and military equipment.

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:52 - GMT 06:52
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