This is the central city of the Houthi tribes from which the leadership of Ansarullah are are drawn. The video was posted in early July. Since then the aerial bombing has continued for nearly two months, and the ground fighting has increased.
Yemen: ICRC calls for better access to civilians affected by continuing violence
posted by the International Committee of the Red Cross
The humanitarian situation in Yemen is catastrophic following three months of fighting. People are struggling to get basic services across the country. Our colleague Antoine, head of our delegation in Yemen, recently returned from the northern city of Saada where he witnessed shocking levels of destruction.