Arab Coalition destroys Houthi drone targeting Saudi Arabia’s southern region

Arab Coalition forces destroy fourth ballistic missile in less than 24 hours

The Arab Coalition forces led by Saudi Arabia have intercepted and destroyed an explosive-laden drone launched by the Iran-backed Houthi militia; targeting the Kingdom’s southern region.

In a statement late Wednesday; the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen also said that the Iranian-backed militia is deliberately targeting civilians in the Kingdom.

The coalition also added that its forces are taking operational measures to protect civilians and civilian facilities from hostile acts.

The attacks come just hours after the coalition forces intercepted; and also destroyed two booby-trapped drones and three ballistic missiles launched by the Houthi militia; toward the southern city of Jazan.