Hodeidah governor: Army is advancing from two directions
6/15/2018 2:48:00 AM
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The governor of al-Hodeidah Hassan Ali Taher said that the Golden Victory offensive launched by the army and supported by the Saudi-led Arab Coalition on Wednesday is progressing from two main directions; south-east and south of Hodedidah.
In a statement to the Saudi daily Okaz, he said that "in the early hours of the Operation, the enemy's frontal fortifications were pounded from the air followed by the ground advance of 3 brigades from two directions: the south-east towards the airport and from the south.
He pointed out that the current task of the forces is to surround Hodeidah from three main directions, south-east, south and west, and larger forces will undertake storming the city after the encirclement.