Saudi Losses in Yemen

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...are more extensive than I'd realised:

Saudi Arabia's assistant defense minister said Saturday that the bodies of 20 of the 26 soldiers reported missing were found on the border, raising the toll for the fight against Yemen's Shiite rebels to 133.

Prince Khaled bin Sultan told reporters that the bodies were found after "liberating" areas around Dokhan mountain, a strategic high point in the rugged border region.

He said six soldiers are still missing.

On Thursday, Saudi Arabia said its army lost 113 troops including Lt. Col. Saeed Matuq al-Omari, a paratrooper and a veteran of the 1991 Gulf War...
 

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