By : Marwa Mahmoud
Legitimacy Support Alliance in Yemen on Tuesday confirmed the destruction of a ballistic missile launched by Houthi towards Saudi Arabia, stressing that a ballistic missile launched by Houthi from Sanaa towards Riyadh.
“The joint coalition forces managed this morning, to intercept and destroy a ballistic missile launched by the terrorist Houthi militia from (Sanaa) towards the city of Riyadh in a deliberate and systematic hostile operation to target notables Civilians” said a spokesman for the coalition forces, Colonel Turki al-Maliki. According to what the Saudi Press Agency said.
Colonel Al-Maliki stated, “there are continued attempts of Houthi terrorist militias to target civilians, civilian objects which protected under international humanitarian law by launching ballistic missiles and drones in a deliberate and systematic manner.”
He pointed out that “this sinful attack is an extension of the continuous hostile and terrorist attempts, last of which was yesterday evening and dawn today with the launch of 8 drones (booby-trapped) aircraft and 3 ballistic missiles towards the Kingdom to target civilians and civilian objects that were addressed and thwarted by the joint forces of the coalition.”