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Houthi bomb-laden drone targeting Saudi Arabia destroyed in Yemeni airspace

Aden - Earlier, Saudi Arabia had thwarted a missile attack.

By Wam

Published: Sun 31 Jan 2021, 7:15 AM

Saudi Arabia's Joint Coalition forces intercepted and destroyed a bomb-laden drone in Yemeni airspace on Saturday evening, a statement issued said.

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"The UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) was launched by the terrorist, Iran-backed Houthi militia toward the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to deliberately and systematically target civilians and civilian objects," Brigadier General Turki Al Malki, official spokesman of the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen said.

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