On Wednesday, the Houthi-Saleh alliance captured two positions of pro-Hadi forces and the Saudi-led alliance in Wadi al-Hija in the Yemeni province of Al-Jawf. According to reports, Houthi forces supported by the Yemeni Army artillery killed at least 8 fighters loyal to the Saudi-backed government during the attack.
At the Saudi-Yemeni border, Houthi forces damaged an Abrams tank of the Saudi Army at Al-Khashal area in Jizan after hitting it with an ATGM.
In Najran, the Houthis targeted a Saudi Army vehicle near Manfaz al-Khadra area with IED, killing all Saudi soldiers inside it.
From its side Saudi-led alliance warplanes carried out more than 13 air strikes on Haradh and Medi in Jizan.
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Meanwhile the World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanum, Executive Director of the U.N. World Food Program (WFP) David Beasley, and Executive Director of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Tony Lake, issued a joint statement after their visit to Yemen. The statement revealed that 2000 Yemenis have died of cholera so far and that the number of people infected with cholera in Yemen has increased to more than 400,000. Moreover, according to the statement 60% of Yemenis, including 2 million children, suffer from food shortages.