The Arab coalition attacked the airport and the airbase of the capital of Yemen

© AFP 2018Последствия air strikes in the Yemeni capital, Sanaa. Archival photoThe Arab coalition attacked the airport and the airbase of the capital of Yemen© AFP 2018

Arab coalition led by Saudi Arabia struck on Friday, the six attacks on the international airport and airbase in the North of Sana’a, told RIA Novosti source in the defense Ministry in Sana’a.

«Coalition aircraft struck six consecutive strikes on the airbase ed-Dilma and the international airport of Sana’a in the North of the capital,» said a military source.

The source added that the bombardment from the air against the backdrop of a large number of other attacks, the coalition air force, in the last hours was done about 50 strikes on the provinces of IBB,Yarim, Amran, sa’ada and the Raimo.

In Yemen in 2014, the ongoing armed conflict in which one side involved Houthi rebels from the Shiite movement «Ansar Allah» on the other — government troops and militia loyal to President Abd rabbu Mansour Hadi. Power from the air and on the ground, supported by the Arab coalition led by Saudi Arabia.

Recently the situation around the seaside city of hodeida. Earlier, the Arab coalition launched operation «Golden victory» for the expulsion of militants from the strategically important port on the Red sea, despite warnings from the UN of a possible humanitarian disaster in the case of the bombing of the city and the port. As was stated by the coalition, the establishment of control over Hodeidah opens up the possibility to capture the capital Sanaa and bordering Saudi Arabia to the Northern provinces, where the Houthis shelled the territory of the Kingdom.