40 killed in Yemen clashes
The clashes flared when Houthi rebels tried to take control of pro-govt tribal territory.
In Yemen , forty people have been killed in clashes between pro-government forces and Houthi rebels.
Twenty rebels and six pro-government tribal fighters were killed in heavy fighting near Walad Rabi district in Baida province. The clashes flared when Houthi rebels tried to take control of the pro-government tribal territory.
Nine other rebels died when tribal fighters ambushed their convoy in Sawmaa region.
Five civilians were killed in the rebels' shelling in Marib.