Top Commander In Yemen's Army Killed

October 8, 2016 3:03 PM

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Top Commander In Yemen's Army Killed

Sanaa: Yemen's army has announced the death of its most senior commander to be killed this year in the country's ongoing civil war.

In a statement late on Friday, it said Major General Abdul-Rab al-Shadadi was killed while leading an offensive against the Iranian-backed Shia rebels known as the Houthis east of the capital Sanaa. Three militia commanders fighting alongside the army of the internationally-recognized government wer...

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