Houthis intensify digging trenches in Hodeida
5/21/2019 1:23:00 AM
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Alsahwa Net-The Houthis have intensified the digging of trenches and plantation of mines in the Hodeida Airport and surrounding areas.
Military sources said that Houthis deployed tanks and soldiers in the neighborhoods of al-Rabasa, al-Minaa, pointing out that snipers were also deployed on high-rise buildings.
Human Rights Watch (HRW) has reported that Houthi forces planted landmines along Yemen’s western coast since mid-2017 has killed and injured hundreds of civilians and prevented aid groups from reaching vulnerable communities.
In a report, HRW spelt out that the Houthi used antipersonnel mines and anti-vehicle mines indiscriminately in violation of the laws of war, posing dangers to civilians long after hostilities have ceased.