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Yemen: Over 190 Saudis killed, injured in Saada

Tehran, Yemeni Armed Forces spokesman announced Thursday that at least 190 Saudi forces have been killed or injured in Saada.

According to the Yemeni media 'AlMasirah', Brigadier General Yahya Saree said the Yemeni forces foiled Saudi coalition attacks in Baqim District killing 90 forces and injuring at least 100 more.

Meanwhile, the Yemeni forces cleansed Naseh heights from the 100 Saudi coalition forces, he added.

He went on to say that in an operation in Dhale Province, at least 250 Saudis were killed or injured.

This is while, the Yemeni missile unit targeted Saudis' positions in Najran with Zelzal1 missile.

The United Nations Security Council adopted Resolution 2451 to support the Stockholm Agreement on deployment of a team in order to facilitate monitoring and implementing the Agreement and establishing truce in important Yemeni ports.

The resolution mainly focuses on sending essential commodities to the Yemeni people, supporting the Stockholm Agreement, assigning the SecretaryGeneral of the United Nations to implement it and observing the ceasefire.

The fourth round of Yemen peace talks kicked off in Stockholm, Sweden on December 6 with the attendance of UN and the government representatives. It agreed to establish truce in Yemeni ports of alHudaydah, alSalif and Ayn Issa.

Saudi Arabia and its regional allies attacked Yemen in March 2015 to bring back to power the deposed president of Yemen Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi.

Since then, the invaders have committed horrible war crimes against Yemeni civilians.

Source: Presidency of Islamic Republic of Iran

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