A ballistic missile launched from the territory of Yemen via Saudi Arabia. It is reported by the Iranian Press TV channel in Twitter.

According to the channel, ballistic missile Qaher-2 was launched in the region of Jazan, located in southwest Saudi Arabia. About victims and destructions are not reported.

In July, the coalition led by Saudi Arabia shot down a ballistic missile fired from the territory of Yemen shortly before the start of Hajj. The projectile was shot down in 69 km to the South of Mecca. According to Riyadh, the rocket launched by the Yemeni Houthi rebels.

In may, the Houthis hit the fighter of Saudi air force F-15 sa’ada governorate in Yemen. The plane crashed in the area of the administrative district of Najran of Saudi Arabia. At the same defenses shot down the Huthis released a missile a few hundred kilometers from Riyadh.

In Yemen in 2014, the ongoing conflict between the Houthi rebels of the Shiite movement “Ansar Allah” and government troops. In March 2015, the country joined the coalition of ten Arab States led by Saudi Arabia. The coalition is taking action in support of the government of Yemeni President Abd-rabbu Mansour Hadi.



From Yemen launched a ballistic missile in Saudi Arabia 10.10.2017

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