Yemen's Houthi say targeted Saudi airport
There was no immediate confirmation or denial from Riyadh nor Saudi-led Arab Coalition on Houthi's statement
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia / ADEN, Yemen
Yemen’s Houthi group on Tuesday said they waged a wide-scale drone attack on southern Saudi Arabia’s Jizan Regional Airport, while there has been no confirmation or denial by Saudi Arabia nor the Saudi-led Arab Coalition in Yemen, so far.
In a Facebook post, Houthi spokesman Yahya Sarei said on Tuesday that a number of drones [did not specify the number of them] have attacked the Saudi airport and disrupted navigation at the airport.
Sarei went on to say that the attack comes in response to “the [military] operations of the Arab Coalition and the continued siege against our Yemeni people."
There was no immediate confirmation or denial from Riyadh nor the Arab Coalition on the statement.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.