Coalition bombs Houthi rocket launch pads in Ibb

Smoke rises after a Saudi-led airstrike hits an army academy in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015. (File photo: AP)

Arab Coalition planes on Tuesday targeted and bombed rocket launchers belonging to Houthi militias in the Directorate of al-Makhadir in Ibb province in southwest Yemen.

Local sources said that the coalition fighters raided the Houthi positions of in the area of Shnein of Makhadir, which led to their destruction.

At the same time, coalition aircrafts launched other raids on military targets of the militias in the area of Qaed al-Zaidi and Jubran in Sinhan Directorate south of Sanaa, and in Jabal al-Awaid, a front of the northwest of Taiz.

The raids resulted in the destruction of military equipment and the killing and wounding of several of the militias.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:57 - GMT 06:57