Yemen: UAE launches air strikes after Houthi missile attack kills 45 troops
September 6 , 2015
UAE warplanes launched multiple air strikes across Yemen a day after 45 Emirati troops were killed in a missile attack carried out by Shia Houthi rebels.
Ten Saudi soldiers also died in the Houthi attack, reports say.
The UAE has announced three days of mourning for the troops killed in the missile strike in Marib province.
Reports say that five soldiers from Bahrain were also killed in the attack, making it one of the deadliest strikes against the Saudi-led coalition fighting the rebels.