Saudi-led coalition airstrikes, targeting Houthi rebels battling pro-government fighters, killed and wounded dozens in the port city of Mocha, according to Yemeni security officials. Around 35 fighters on both sides were killed in the battle over a key military base near the city of Taiz.
AP via ''Miami Herald
Two senior army commanders from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are killed, including the head of the Saudi Special forces in Yemen, Colonel Abdullah al-Sahyan, along with dozens of Saudi, Emirati, Sudanese and Yemeni coalition troops in a OTR-21 Tochka missile attack by Houthi forces on their base near the city of Taiz in southwestern Yemen. Context: Houthi, Saudi Arabian-led intervention in Yemen, Taiz, Yemen, Yemeni, Yemeni Civil War (2015)
Coalition troops take control of the strategic Yemeni port city of Mocha after driving out Houthi forces. Context: Houthi, Mocha, Saudi Arabian-led intervention in Yemen, Yemen
Houthi forces regain several positions across southern Yemen after launching a fresh offensive against loyalist and coalition forces. In Lahij province, which borders Aden, Houthi forces are now positioned on a hill overlooking the strategic Al Anad Air Base, which houses Sudanese forces. The Houthis also retook the Damt District in the Dhale province after besieging it for hours, at least 16 people were killed in the clashes. Context: Houthi, Saudi Arabian-led intervention in Yemen, Yemen, Yemeni Civil War (2015)
A hotel where Vice President of Yemen and Prime Minister Khaled Bahah was staying in Aden which was also being used as a de facto military base by Arab coalition forces is hit by multiple explosions killing at least 15 coalition soldiers. Although the Houthis were first suspected and accused of being behind the attack, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant has since claimed responsibility, marking the first attack on Arab coalition forces in Yemen by the extremist group. Context: Houthi, Saudi Arabian-led intervention in Yemen, Yemen, Yemeni Civil War (2015)
Rockets fired by Houthi forces reportedly kill 14 people in city of Taiz, southwestern Yemen. Context: Houthi, Taiz, Yemen, Yemeni Civil War (2015)
Yemen's Sana'a-controlled forces fire a Scud missile at Saudi Arabia in retaliation to Saudi "war crimes". A spokesman for Yemen's military allied with Houthi militants said the missile hit a Saudi airbase and caused "widespread destruction". There was no immediate comment from the Saudi side. Context: Saudi Arabian-led intervention in Yemen, Yemen, Yemeni, Yemeni Civil War (2015)
Houthi militants backed by Yemeni troops reportedly seize control of al-Rabu'ah, a town in Saudi Arabia's southwestern Asir region near the Yemeni border, forcing Saudi forces to pull out of the area. Context: Houthi, Saudi Arabian-led intervention in Yemen, Yemen, Yemeni
Five Saudi troops are killed following clashes with Houthi militants in the southern Najran region near the border with Yemen. Context: Houthi, Saudi Arabian-led intervention in Yemen, Yemen, Yemeni Civil War (2015)
An air raid kills at least 24 civilians at a market in Houthi-held Saada Governorate, Yemen. Context: Houthi, Saudi Arabian-led intervention in Yemen, Yemen
A Saudi-led coalition airstrike on a market in Al Hudaydah Governorate, Yemen, kills at least 20 civilians and six Houthi militants. Context: Houthi, Saudi Arabian-led intervention in Yemen, Yemen
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