Official Spokesman of the Coalition to RestoreLegitimacy in Yemen COL Turki Al-Malki released a statement early on Fridaysaying that Saudi Arabia Royal Air Defense Destroys Ballistic Missiles Launchedfrom (Sanaa) Toward the Kingdom.
"At (0030), the Royal Saudi Air Defenseintercepted ballistic missiles launched by the terrorist Iran-backed Houthimilitia towards Saudi cities.
The missiles were launched in a systematic,deliberate manner to target cities and civilians, which is a flagrant defianceof the International Humanitarian Law.
The Capital (Sanaa) has become a Houthi militiaassembly, installation and launching hub for ballistic missiles that target theKingdom. The Joint Forces Command of the Coalition has exercised extremeprudence and self-restraint in dealing with the violations of the Houthimilitia through launching ballistic missiles, UAVs and Remote Controlledexploding boats.
The Joint Forces Command of the Coalition willcontinue to apply and implement all decisive and rigorous measures, inaccordance with the International Humanitarian Law, to protect CoalitionStates' nationals and expatriates from such barbaric attacks."