20 Houthi fighters killed by Saudi-led airstrikes in Yemen

Yemeni government said in a statement on Saturday, at least 20 Houthi rebel fighters have been killed in a series of airstrikes by Saudi-led coalition over the past 24 hours on Yemen’s northwestern border city of Medi.

The airstrikes began early Friday morning and lasted until early Saturday morning, said the statement, citing a military official in the Yemeni military forces backed by the coalition.