On Sunday evening, Saudi defenses intercepted and destroyed six missiles fired by the Houthi terrorist militia, fired from Saada, towards Jizan.
Colonel Turki Al-Maliki, a spokesman for the Saudi-led intervention in Yemen, said that the coalition forces intercepted and destroyed six ballistic missiles fired by the Houthi terrorist militias from Saada province in an attempt to target civilian objects and civilians in Jizan city.
Colonel Al-Maliki explained that the continued attempts by the Houthi terrorist militia to target civilian objects and civilians protected by international humanitarian law by drones, as well as ballistic missiles reflect the size of the losses of its fighters and materiel in light of the continuing military operations deep inside the province of Saada, with the support of the coalition and all other axes.
It also proves the criminalization of this terrorist militias by the escalation of hostilities and terrorist war crimes under international humanitarian law, stressing the continued leadership of the joint coalition forces to take strict and deterrent measures to neutralize and destroy these capabilities, and that these hostile and terrorist actions to target civilian objects and civilians will be countered thanks to the coalition’s capabilities.
The leadership of the coalition forces to support the legitimacy in Yemen, announced earlier today, the downing of a drone fired by the Houthi terrorist militias from Sanaa towards civilian objects in the city of Khamis Mushait.