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Army foils mercenaries' attempt to progress in Shabwa

Army foils mercenaries' attempt to progress in Shabwa

[04/January/2017]



SHABWA, Jan. 04 (Saba) – The army and popular forces foiled Saudi-paid mercenaries' attempt to advance on al-Saq area in Baihan district of Shabwa province overnight, a military official told Saba on Wednesday.

At least 16 mercenaries were killed, including the leader of what so-called the fifth battalion Saleh Musad Bahibah, and 20 others wounded and two of their military vehicles were destroyed during the confrontations, the official said.


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