Saudi forces eliminate dozens of Houthis after foiled attack near border

In this Monday, April 20, 2015 file photo, Saudi soldiers work at the border with Yemen in Jazan, Saudi Arabia. (AP)

Saudi forces have eliminated dozens of Iran-backed Houthi militias near the border city of Jazan after the latter attempted an attack, which was foiled, Al Arabiya’s sister news channel Al-Hadath reported Thursday.

Military equipment belonging to the Houthis were also destroyed near Al-Khoba village in the southwestern Jazan near Yemen.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:49 - GMT 06:49