Houthis indiscriminately bombard populated neighborhoods in Hodeida
2/15/2019 1:37:00 PM
الصحوة نت - خاص
Alsahwa Net- The Iran-backed Houthi rebels indiscriminately on Wednesday bombarded populated neighborhoods in Hais district of Hodeida with mortars, leaving several children and women killed and wounded.
Military sources affirmed that the Houthis are trying to exploit the truce and send military reinforcements to Hodeida, pointing out that the Houthis started to plant landmines in different areas of Hodeida districts.
The sources said the Houthis intensified their bombardment against villages in the southern areas of Hodeida, forcing population to leave their homes.
They explained that a number of civilians’ houses were damaged and others were destroyed as a result of discriminate bombardment.
The sources affirmed that dozens of civilians were left killed and wounded during the past days, reiterating that many of the population started to look for safe shelters.
Local residents of Hais district have appealed to the United Nations and the international community to intervene and put an end to the Houthi criminal acts committed against them, citing that the Houthis continue targeting houses of civilians on a daily basis.