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A Houthi bombed drone was shot down in heavy battles east of Al-Jawf

@ Sanaa, Newsyemen, Exclusive: English

2020-08-13 19:50:58

Tribal and army forces shot down a drone belonging to the Houthi militia, the Iranian arm in Yemen, in eastern Sanaa.

A tribal source said that an explosive Houthi drone was shot down by the forces in Nehm district, east of Sanaa governorate.

This comes as the fronts in western Marib are witnessing continuous battles, as the Houthi militia managed to take control of the Al-Makhdara front and incurred great losses in lives and equipment.

Also, today, violent battles broke out in the Al-Nudud Front, east of Al-Hazm, Al-Jawf Governorate.

A tribal source said that the battles resulted in deaths and injuries among the militias, while the tribal heroes and the National Army had recovered a number of kits and quantities of weapons that were in the militia's possession.

According to the source, five of the Jadaan tribes were martyred during the battles.