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Saudi Arabia: Enemy attacks cause fire at power station, damage to residential homes

Damage was also reported at the tanks of the National Water Company



Fire at the Samtah power station
Fire at the Samtah power station

By Web Desk

Published: Fri 25 Mar 2022, 7:03 PM

Last updated: Fri 25 Mar 2022, 7:38 PM

A projectile launched towards Samtah caused a fire at an electricity distribution station there.

Large plumes of black smoke were reported at the site; however, the Saudi coalition confirmed there were no casualties.

The authority reiterated that hostile elements were targeting civilian sites, sharing images of damaged residential homes and vehicles.

According to the military coalition, damage was also reported at the tanks of the National Water Company in Dhahran Al-Janoub.

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Earlier today, Saudi air defences destroyed as many as nine explosive-laden drones launched towards the southern, eastern and central areas of the Kingdom.

The military coalition said that it was still monitoring the source of the hostilities.


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