Coalition ‘kills 160’ Yemen rebels as Marib battle intensifies

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The Saudi Arabia-led coalition says it has killed at least 160 Houthi fighters in Marib province.

The rebels have denied those claims.

Dozens of air attacks were launched in support of government forces to push back Houthi fighters.

Last month, the Houthis renewed an offensive to capture the province.

Al Jazeera’s Priyanka Gupta reports.

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