Local news

Wed - 13 May 2020 - 07:47 PM ،،،

 The armed clashes resumed in Abyan province on Wednesday, between the southern armed forces and the militias of Islah party, the Yemeni arm of Muslim Brotherhood organization within Yemen's legitimacy.

According the military officials, the southern forces managed to seize control of Qarn Al-Classi area in the past hours after fierce fighting raged between the two sides involved heavy weapons.

The same sources added that the Islah's militias suffered heavy human and material losses as many of their fighters escaped the battlefield.

The Brotherhood's militias carried out a large military build-up with unprecedented reinforcements in Shouqra, including hundreds of fighters brought from the northern governorates of al-Jawf and Marib, along with tanks, armored vehicles and other military equipment in a bid to invade the southern capital Aden.