Posts Tagged ‘Yemen’

Iran denies supplying Houthis with missile launched toward Saudi Arabia

  • 21 December 2017 - 11:55
Iran denies supplying Houthis with missile launched toward Saudi Arabia

Iran refuted accusations by Saudi Arabia and the US about it supplying Yemen's Houthis with the missile that targeted the Saudi capital on Tuesday. A spokesman for the Iranian foreign ministry said the accusations are "baseless," affirming that Iran has no "arms links with Yemen,stating the...

Saudi Arabia’s capital targeted by ballistic missile from Yemen

  • 4 November 2017 - 21:11
Saudi Arabia’s capital targeted by ballistic missile from Yemen

Saudi Arabia has intercepted a ballistic missile from Yemen, reports say, after a loud explosion was heard near Riyadh airport. Saudi air defence forces were quoted by broadcaster Al-Arabiya as saying they intercepted the missile north-east of the capital. A TV channel linked to Houthi...

Yemeni army commander killed by Houthi missile strike

  • 22 February 2017 - 15:14
Yemeni army commander killed by Houthi missile strike

Yemen's deputy army commander has been killed in a missile strike by Houthi rebels on a Red Sea army camp, military officials say, the BBC wrote. Maj Gen Ahmed Saif al-Yafei is said to have died in the attack outside the port city of Mokha, according to the BBC. His death will be seen as a...