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Syrian rebel group offers 2000 jihadists to fight Houthis in Yemen

Local | 2015-05-15 00:00:00
Syrian rebel group offers 2000 jihadists to fight Houthis in Yemen
Syrian rebel group offered 2000 jihadists o fight Houthi militia in Yemen under the leadership of Saudi Arabia, according to a statement posted online Friday.

Faylaq al-Sham (Levant Legion) said it endorses all efforts paid by King Salman bin Abdulaziz,
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, to repel Iran's intervention in the region.

The rebel group said "our modest contribution is to defend sanctifies of the (Islamic) nation.

Meanwhile, at least 10 people were killed in heavy clashes in Yemen on Friday despite a five-day humanitarian truce, while aid distribution to the millions deprived of food, fuel and medicine by weeks of fighting and air strikes continued, Reuters reported.

Saudi Arabia, leading a coalition of Arab states backed by the West, has pounded Iranian-allied Houthi forces and fighters loyal to Yemen's former leader since March 26, aiming to restore President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi.


 

Zaman Al Wasl
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