Bahrain says five soldiers killed while protecting Saudi borders

Bahraini doldiers (Al Arabiya File)

Five Bahraini soldiers were killed while they were on duty protecting the southern borders of
neighboring Saudi Arabia, state news agency BNA reported on Friday.

The agency did not say where on the border.

Twenty-two soldiers from the United Arab Emirates were killed in Yemen while taking part in a Saudi-led campaign against the Houthis, UAE state news agency WAM said earlier on Friday.

Last Update: Saturday, 05 September 2015 KSA 00:06 - GMT 21:06