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Yemen’s army stops an attack from Iranian backed Houthi militia in Al-Jouf

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Houthi supporters shout slogans as they demonstrate against the US embassy move to Jerusalem, in Sanaa, Yemen May 15, 2018. (Reuters)

(Reuters) DUBAI: Yemen’s army foiled an attempted assault by the Houthi militia on army positions in Al-Jouf province on Wednesday, Saudi state-news channel Al-Ekhbariya reported, citing a statement on Yemen’s Ministry of Defense official website “September Net.”

The army also shelled Houthi positions in a number of locations in the same area, killing dozens of the militia.