13 iunie 2018

Yemen: Saudi-led coalition launches attack to recapture Hodeida port city

http://www.dw.com

The exiled Yemeni government said the attack will "cut off the hands of Iran, which has long drowned Yemen in weapons that shed precious Yemeni blood." But a regional expert told DW the humanitarian crisis could worsen. A coalition of mostly Gulf countries led by Saudi Arabia launched an attack on Wednesday to recapture the Yemeni port city from the Iran-backed Houthi rebels. Yemeni troops loyal to the internationally recognized exile government have begun pressing forward toward Hodeida [...]