Houthi Air Force has on Thursday morning carried out a successful aerial attack on the Saudi-led coalition’s main headquarters in Aden, according to military source, Houthi-run Al-Masirah reported.
The source said that a Qasef-K2 Drone attacked the headquarters of the coalition in Buraiqa district.
While there was no official comment by the coalition forces on what the Houthis reported, local sources in Aden said that air defenses shot down a Houthi drone aircraft over the headquarters of the Saudi-led Arab coalition forces in Aden without causing any damage.
Yemen has been racked by an armed conflict that broke out after the Iranian-backed Houthis had ousted the internationally recognized government late in 2014.
This conflict is seen as a proxy war between Saudi Arabia and Iran aimd Houthis deny that they are tools in the hands of Iran.
According to source, Al-Masirah TV confirmed that the attack hit its target precisely, causing direct injuries.
This is the 2nd time the Houthis have targeted the Coalition headquarters in Buraiqa camp, they launched a similar attack in July.
The conflict escalated after a Saudi-UAE-led coalition intervened militarily in the country in March 2015 to reinstate the government of President Hadi.
Yemen war has left tens of thousands killed, hundreds of thousands injured, 3 million displaced and most of the population in need for a type of humanitarian aid and immediate protection, including 14 million people risking famine and some 1.8 million children suffering malnutrition.