Most of Yemeni province of Al-Joaf liberated from Houthi grip, says senior Yemeni army officer

AL-JOAF, YEMEN, 9th July, 2016 (WAM)--Most of Yemeni province of Al-Joaf has been liberated by the concerted work of the Yemeni army and popular resistance, from Al Houthi grip, a senior Yemeni army officer disclosed today while inspecting the army forces and popular resistance stationed in the frontlines in Al-Joaf province, north east of Yemen.

Addressing the troops, Major General Mohammed Ali Al-Magdeshi, Chief of General Staff, said that the vast area has been liberated in record time, and vowed that the military contingents would soon reach Harf Sifyan in Amran and Saada, an indication to the remaining area under the control of rebels.

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