Yemen intervention to go on until Huthi `surrender`: Arab League

Arab League chief Nabil al-Arabi said on Sunday a Saudi-led offensive in Yemen will continue until the Huthi Shiite rebels "surrender" their weapons and withdraw from areas they seized.

AFP| Updated: Mar 29, 2015, 15:43 PM IST

Sanaa: Arab League chief Nabil al-Arabi said on Sunday a Saudi-led offensive in Yemen will continue until the Huthi Shiite rebels "surrender" their weapons and withdraw from areas they seized.

The "operation will continue until the Huthi militia withdraws and surrenders its weapons," Arabi said at the start of the second day of a summit in the Egyptian resort town of Sharm el-Sheikh.