05-12-2016 10:35 PM Jerusalem Timing

Dozens of Saudi-led Forces Killed in Yemen New Tochka Attack

Dozens of Saudi-led Forces Killed in Yemen New Tochka Attack

Dozens of Saudi-led forces have been killed in a new ballistic missile attack on Yemen’s central province of Marib.

Dozens of Saudi-led forces have been killed in a new ballistic missile attack on Yemen’s central province of Marib.

Local sources in Yemen reported that the army and the Popular Committees fired a Tochka missile on al-Bairaq military base.

The missile targeted the operation center of the base and killing dozens of Saudi and Emirati forces, as well as mercenaries hired by US-based private military contractor, Blackwater, the sources added.Tochka missile attack in Yemen

Meanwhile, the sources stressed that the attack destroyed advanced system in the operation center, including spy drones and surveillance systems.

Yemen has been since March 26 under brutal aggression by Saudi-led coalition.
Thousands have been martyred and injured in the attack, with the vast majority of them are civilians.

Riyadh launched the attack on Yemen in a bid to restore power to fugitive president Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadi who is a close ally to Saudi Arabia.

However, Yemeni army, backed by the committees has been engaged in battles with Saudi-led mercenaries and Hadi’s militias in several areas across the country.