Xinhua news agency, Cairo, August 12 Xinhua (reporter Chen Lin) Sana'a news: Yemen's military said government forces and rebels in Yemen on the evening of 11 fighting on the northern border of Yemen jawf Province, killing at least 17 people were killed.
Yemen an unnamed military official told reporters that the fire occurred jawf Province Northern government troops and rebels for the focus of government forces trying to Jose armed expelled from this area. 11 evening, the fighting killed 7 government soldiers and 10 Houthi fighters were killed and another 4 soldiers were injured.
In September 2014, Yemen Jose armed seizure of the capital Sanaa, after the occupation of the southern region, forcing President Hardy fled to Saudi arabia. In March 2015, Saudi Arabia and other countries launched a large-scale military action against the Houthi armed conflict in Yemen upgrade. In March this year, the United Nations for Humanitarian Affairs, deputy secretary general Obrien said that the escalation of the conflict in Yemen for two years, thousands of civilians were killed, tens of thousands of people were injured, nearly 19 million people in need of humanitarian assistance.