Today, Tuesday, a large Saudi force left Aden, southern Yemen, where the Kingdom’s forces are leading the Arab coalition’s operations against the “Ansar Allah” group, while a Saudi cargo plane landed simultaneously at Aden Airport to transport equipment and soldiers.
. A source in the local authority in the city of Aden told “Sputnik” that the Saudi forces, present in the coalition forces command camp in the Al-Shaab area in the Buriqa district, west of Aden, transferred their vehicles, armored vehicles, equipment and equipment to the board of the ship “Durrat Jeddah” in the oil port before leaving the city. , amid strict security measures that included the closure of a number of roads.
He also added that a Saudi cargo plane arrived simultaneously at the airport of the city, declared the temporary capital of the country, to transport equipment and soldiers.
On October 27, 2019, the Arab coalition announced the repositioning of its forces in Aden to be led by Saudi Arabia instead of the UAE, which had been leading the coalition forces in the city for about 4 years.
Since March 2015, Saudi Arabia has led a military coalition of Arab and Islamic countries in its quest to restore the capital, Sanaa, and large areas in Yemen, which were seized by the Ansar Allah group in late 2014.
The bloody conflict in Yemen has killed and injured hundreds of thousands; As well as population displacement, and the spread of epidemics and diseases.
The Special Envoy of the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Hans Grundberg, described peace in Yemen as a “big battle,” stressing that Yemen is going through a sensitive and difficult phase that may impose new variables.