Saudi intercepts missile fired from Yemen

A Saudi soldier looks with binoculars toward the border with Yemen in Jazan, Saudi Arabia. (File: AP)

Saudi Arabia’s Air Defense Forces on Thursday intercepted a ballistic missile that was reportedly launched from Yemen where the kingdom has been leading a months-long operation to quell Houthi influence, an official statement said.

The missile was launched towards the city of Jizan and was destroyed without causing any damage, the Saudi Press Agency reported.


Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:46 - GMT 06:46