The Arab coalition forces led by Saudi Arabia has destroyed Sa’dah missile launchers and ballistic missiles in the north-western Yemen.
“Our military operations comply with international humanitarian law and its customary rules, and we take measures to neutralise and destroy sources of threat to protect civilian people and infrastructure”, said official spokesperson of coalition forces.
The Houthi rebels had been using drones and missiles to attack Saudi Arabia. The coalition’s forces regularly intercept explosive-laden boats in the Red Sea and explosives-laden drone launched by the Iran-backed Houthi militia towards Saudi Arabia.
The Houthi militants backed by Iran has been continuously attacking Saudi Arabia. On Saturday, Saudi Arabia has intercepted and destroyed two explosives-laden drones launched by Houthi militants targeting Khamis Mushait and Jazan in Saudi Arabia. The coalition forces had intercepted and destroyed a bomb-laden UAV launched by Houthis targeting civilians and civilian objects in Khamis Mushait on Friday morning. The Royal Saudi Air Force intercepted and destroyed a ballistic missile launched by Houthi militia on Thursday to target civilians and civilian objects in Jazan.