Joint Arab Military Forces to launch strike against Houthis in Yemen

After several meetings between Arab leaders, a final decision came into effect. Joint Arab Military Forces to launch strike against Houthis in Yemen. It is expected that ten nations will join the Arab coalition forces. It will fight against Houthis who had captured the capital of Yemen, Sanaa. They are literally ruling the capital for last four days.

Arab Military Forces

Why the Coalition of Arab military are being formed

Joint Arab military forces will launch strike against extremist in Syria, Iraq and Libya also. It is suggesting that they will take on ISIS and Boko Haram led and ISIS inspired right wing extremists in Libya.

Saudi led military coalition forces have been bombing in ISIS secured areas and Houthis militants strong points along the border.

[quote_box_center]Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said: “The Arab leaders have decided to agree on the principle of a joint Arab military force.”[/quote_box_center]

Though the upcoming Arab coalition of military operation has been announced, it is yet to set and mobilize their armed forces for joint operation. They have joint rehearsal to do before going on final field operations against ISIS, Houthis and Libyan militants.

Joint Arab Military Force

Egyptian military officials said that the Arab joint force would comprise some 40,000 elite troops, supported by fighter planes, naval vessels and light armored vehicles to support ground forces.

What Mr. Hadi said on this occasion of forming Joint Arab forces

This operation against Houthis will be going on till they surrender with their weapons. Saudi Arabia says the Houthis militants are heavily backed by regional rival Iran that is something the Houthis rebels deny. Mr Hadi on Saturday accused Tehran (Iran) of destabilizing the country (Yemen), calling the Houthis the “stooges of Iran”.

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