Yemen: 59 Shiite insurgents killed

Published October 12th, 2009 - 08:40 GMT

A total of 59 Houthi insurgents have been killed, including senior leaders as the Yemeni army has expanded "cleansing operations" against the Shiite rebels in several Saada areas, a security source said. The Houthis suffered big losses as many others were injured, the source said, according to SABA news agency.


On the other hand, the rebels abducted 7 educators in Saada and took them to an unidentified location.


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