SANA’A- The armed forces of the Yemeni army on Thursday foiled a large-scale attack by Saudi army and its mercenaries militants in the Saudi southern border province of Asir, Yemen Press Agency quoted military sources as saying.
Dozens of the Saudi mercenaries were killed and injured during their attempt to make progress towards Ailb crossing border, the sources added.
A military vehicle belonging to the Saudi army. was set on fire by the army forces, one of the sources said.
The sources indicated that the US-backed Saudi-led coalition warplanes launched several air strikes to back its militants in their failed attempts.
The army forces stepped up their attacks on the Saudi military sites on all border fronts in retaliation for committing war crimes and massacres against Yemeni civilians.