Latest Updates on Yemen, 12 December 2020
Latest on Yemen fronts and details of US sanctions on Ansar Allah
– Ansar Allah resumed its attacks on Ablah-Abdiyah road. Ansar Allah liberated Nashah and Nasib mountains, al-Sana and al-Harjah villages. Clashes between Ansar Allah and Saudi-led forces continue in al-Marwah area.
– Sporadic conflicts between Ansar Allah and Saudi-led forces continue in south of Raghwan and east of Sarwah.
2- Saudi coalition airstrikes:
Saudi coalition warplanes bombed Sarwah district 2 times and Majzar district 4 times in Marib province, Munbah district 2 times in Saadah province, Nihm district 2 times in Sanaa province, and Khab and Shaaf district in al-Jawf province.
3- Al Hudaydah:
Saudi coalition violated ceasefire in the province 170 times in the last 24 hours.
Abdulqader Murtadha, head of POW exchange committee of rescue administration, reported of 15 Ansar Allah prisoners release mediated by local elders.
5- US treasury put names of several AnsarAllah officials including Abdulhakim Khiwani, head of security and information department, Abdulqader al-Shami, his deputy, Mutlaq Amer al-Marrani, deputy of security office, and Sultan Zayb, head of crime unit, under sanctions due to human rights issues.
6- Saudi coalition claims to shoot down a drone over south of Saudi Arabia and two unmanned boats in the Red sea, in the last 48 hours.