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Coalition planes pound militia bases as Yemeni Army advances to Shabwa, Sana'a

SHABWA, 14th March, 2017 (WAM)--The Yemeni Armed Forces and Popular Resistance have captured many Al Houthi and Saleh militias' bases in northern and southern Nahm province in Sana'a Governorate.

Yemen's official news agency, Saba, quoted military sources as saying that the army were advancing towards Arhab province, overlooking the Sana'a International Airport, putting many surrounding villages within the range of the army's fire.

They noted that the advance coincided with the coalition's intensive air raids on several militia sites, where a number of military vehicles were reported to have been damaged.

The army and the resistance also captured two militia bases in Asailan province in the Shabwa Governorate.