Saudi-led coalition intercepts and destroys explosive-laden Houthi drone

Riyadh - The Iran-aligned group on Friday said it targeted an oil refinery in the Saudi capital of Riyadh.



By Reuters

Published: Sat 20 Mar 2021, 2:18 PM

The Saudi-led coalition battling Yemen's Houthi group on Saturday said it had intercepted and destroyed an explosive-laden drone launched towards the southern city of Khamis Musheit.

The Iran-aligned group on Friday said it targeted an oil refinery in the Saudi capital of Riyadh. The kingdom's energy ministry said the attack caused a fire but was brought under control.


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