Four Killed as Houthi Militants attack Market in Southern Hodeidah

February 21, 2019

Four people lost their life and twelve more have been injured as the Houthi militants had attacked the Al Mutaiyana market in the southern Hodeidah during its busiest times. The Houthi rebels shelled the public market at its peak hours by hitting the market with three mortar shells. Among the victims two children were also the ones to be killed. Most of the injured people were transferred to a public hospital in Alo Khoka district but six of them had to be taken to Aden because their condition was very serious. The blast had made it impossible to recognize the body of the fourth victim while the three others were identified.