Two Saudi soldiers killed near Yemeni border

Saudi soldiers stand alert at the border with Yemen in Najran, Saudi Arabia. (File: AP)

Two Saudi soldiers were killed late Tuesday in clashes along the Yemeni-Saudi border, Al Arabiya News Channel reported.

Saudi troops were conducting security operations near the border with Yemen when the two soldiers were killed, the armed forces said in a statement, according to Al Arabiya.

Another Saudi solider was killed on Tuesday after cross-border fire from Yemen targeted a checkpoint in Al Harth district in the southern Jazan region.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:45 - GMT 06:45