NAJRAN- The Yemeni army, backed by the Popular Committees, have on Monday repelled a third desperate infiltration attempt by the Saudi army that was meant to retake positions taken earlier by the Yemeni army in Najran region. This was confirmed by Yemen Press Agency based on a military official.
The official reported that the Yemeni forces “thwarted an infiltration attempt by the Saudi army and its mercenaries on army positions off of al-Sudais, killing and wounding dozens of the mercenaries.”
He further confirmed that the army forces foiled massive attacks by the Saudi army and its mercenaries from three tracks in al-Ajasher desert near al-Khadra crossing, killing and injuring a number of them, in addition to destroying a military vehicle.
On Sunday, the army forces foiled an earlier attempt by the Saudi army and its mercenary recruits near al-Sudais position, inflicting heavy casualties on their ranks.