Saudi forces repel Houthi border incursion, kills 25 militants

Saudi forces killed 25 Houthis and wounded others with a targeted bombardment by Saudi artillery guns. (Supplied)

The Saudi military repelled a cross border attack by Houthi militias on the southern border town of Nahran late on Wednesday,

The operations carried out by the Saudi forces killed 25 Houthis and wounded others with a targeted bombardment by Saudi artillery guns.

Saudi Apache helicopters furthermore destroyed 3 military vehicles belonging to the Houthi militias.

Last Sunday, Saudi forces dealt with a similar attack by the militias, killing 17 members..

Houthi militias have been attempting to infiltrate the Saudi border to raise the morale of its forces, Arab Coalition sources said.

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:50 - GMT 06:50
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