13 iunie 2018

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


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 [...]