The Yemeni army on Thursday launched large-scale attacks on sites of militants loyal to Saudi-led coalition in Asir border province, a military official told Yemen Press Agency.

Dozens of the militants were killed and injured in the attack which targeted their sites in the west part of Majazah district, the official said.

Over that past two days, rocketry forces of the armed forces fired a barrage of Katyusha rockets and artillery shells on gatherings of the militants in Alib crossing and Majazah district, causing direct casualties.