Saudi Arabia intercepts Houthi ballistic missile targeting Najran

On July 19, Saudi air defense forces also destroyed a Houthi missile targeting Jazan. (File photo: Supplied)

Saudi air defense forces intercepted a ballistic missile fired by the Houthi militias towards the city of Najran on Monday night.

A military source said that air defense forces destroyed the missile at around 8:30 p.m. local time (0530 GMT) after it entered Saudi air space.

On July 19, Saudi air defense forces also destroyed a Houthi missile targeting Jazan. Another Houthi ballistic missile was launched targeting Najran on July 18.

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