HODEIDAH – Servicemen who are supported by a coalition of Arab countries, the Yemenite port of Hodeidah invaded. Reports that television station Al-Arabiya.
The battle for the city is expected to be the largest in the three-year war.
The city is now in hands of Houthi rebels and is a major port for the unloading of relief supplies for the beleaguered population of Yemen. The battle for the city is expected to be the largest in the three-year war between the coalition led by Saudi Arabia, and by Iran-backed Houthi’s.
Last week warned the United Nations that the coalition, the town had to attack. According to the UN, would be an attack on the city of 600,000 inhabitants, a new humanitarian crisis. The UN envoy to Yemen then tried the port under international control.
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