Houthis force villagers in Haradh to flee their homes

Houthis force villagers in Haradh to flee their homes


Al-Houthi militants on Saturday forced the residents of the village of Shaleila, Haradh District in the northwestern province of Hajjah, to flee their homes, a day after the killing and wounding of 15 civilians by artillery shelling by the group's militants, in the Hayran directorate.

On Friday, the Houthis shelled a popular market in Hayran district near Haradh, leaving 15 civilians dead and wounded, most of them women and children, while tens of cattle of sheep died and two cars were damaged.

According to a military source, the Houthis threatened to bombard the village if the people remained in it, to control it before it was controlled by government forces.


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