Coalition intercepts Houthi drone targeting Saudi Arabia’s Abha

Colonel Turki al-Maliki, spokesman for the Arab coalition in support of the legitimate government in Yemen. (Supplied)

The Arab Coalition supporting the legitimate government in Yemen said that it intercepted a Houthi drone that was launched late Thursday from Sanaa towards the southwestern city of Abha in Saudi Arabia.

“All attempts by Houthi terrorist militias to launch drones are doomed to failure,” stated the Coalition’s spokesman, Colonel Turki al-Maliki.

Earlier on Thursday, the Coalition intercepted a Houthi drone that was targeting Saudi Arabia’s Jazan.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 10:00 - GMT 07:00