(ANSA) – DUBAI, April 25 – Fighting between government troops and rebels has killed at least 65 people in the past 48 hours in Marib, the last government fortress in northern Yemen where rebels Troops are moving towards the capital of the same name. This was announced by military sources from Sanaa.
The Houthis now control the Kassara front, in the northwestern part of the province, and only 6 km from the capital, although government troops are supported by the Saudi air force. Marib’s fall would be a blow to the Sanaa government and its allies in Riyadh.
Riyadh himself proposed a ceasefire in March, which was coldly greeted by the Houthis, who as a prerequisite for an end to the air and sea embargo imposed by Saudi Arabia. imposed. (HANDLING).
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