Spokesman: Houthi rebels violate ceasefire agreement in Hodeidah 760 times

Spokesman: Houthi rebels violate ceasefire agreement in Hodeidah 760 times


Government forces spokesman Brig. Gen. Abdou Megally said the Houthis violated the ceasefire agreement, which entered into force on December 18th in the city and province of Hodeidah, 760 times.

Brig. Gen. Megally said at a press conference held Thursday in Marib province that the government forces were committed to a ceasefire.

He said that the Houthis ' violations of the agreement extended to residential neighborhoods in Hodeidah Governorate, including indiscriminate firing of shells and shelling of hospitals and schools, including Khawla school in Hees District.

"The militias not only bombed schools and hospitals but bombed the homes of citizens in the city of Hees and Tahita and also targeted grain mills in the Red Sea, which feeds about 3 million Yemenis," he added.

"Iran has been accused of supporting militias by about $30 million a month as an allocation for oil derivatives as well as supplying thousands of internationally banned mines that are planted in populated areas," he added.


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