Sudanese military sources acknowledged that a few days ago in the fighting with the Houthis in the Yemeni province of Hajj killed 21 soldiers, including four officers. Sudan – of the fighting in Yemen, the Sunni coalition led by Saudi Arabia.
This is the heaviest loss sustained by the Sudan since the beginning of operations in Yemen. However, according to sources, they are acceptable. Commanders say that troops have made significant operational successes, however, came under fire from enemy artillery.
Earlier, the Houthis announced the defeat of the Sudanese military contingent. It was argued that only killed a Sudanese lost about 80 soldiers. Shiite militias also said that among those killed is the commander of all the Sudanese forces operating in Yemen.