.
.
.
.

Arab Coalition intercepts 2 Houthi explosive drones fired at Saudi’s Khamis Mushait

Published: Updated:

The Arab Coalition intercepted two explosive-laden drones launched by Yemen’s Houthis towards Saudi Arabia’s Khamis Mushait on Thursday, state TV reported.

The Houthis’ explosive-laden unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) were the latest in a series of escalated attacks on the Kingdom by the Iran-backed militia in Yemen.

For all the latest headlines follow our Google News channel online or via the app.

Since January, Yemen’s Houthis have launched dozens of aerial attacks on Saudi Arabia targeting civilian areas and energy facilities in the Kingdom with explosive-laden drones and ballistic missiles.

Coalition Spokesperson Colonel Turki al-Maliki said: “The Houthi militia deliberately escalates hostile and terrorist targeting of civilians and civilian objects systematically… Those actions constitute war crimes.”

Read more:

US studies weapons sales, military training for Saudi Arabia amid Houthi assault: WSJ