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01-24-2010, 02:42 PM
Bodies of 20 Saudi Soldiers Found on Saudi-Yemeni Border

"All of those M1 tanks in Iraq and tons of munitions available .They could make a deal for some support before we leave the region !"

RIYADH, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) -- Saudi Arabia's assistant defense minister said Saturday that Saudi forces found on its border with Yemen bodies of 20 out of the 26 Saudi soldiers reported missing during war against Houthi rebels, the Dubai-based al-Arabiya TV channel reported on its website.

Khaled bin Sultan said the 20 bodies were found in the border region near Dokhan mountain, while the other six soldiers were remain missing, the report said.Saudi troops have been fighting Houthi rebels since last November after a group of the rebels, in a cross-border attack, killed a Saudi soldier and injured 11 others.

During war against Houthi rebels, Saudi forces faced high level trained persons with advanced weapons, said the report.Saudi army stressed its operations were conducted within Saudi territories, but the rebels say Saudi fighters had bombed sites in Yemeni territories.