Arab coalition destroys two Houthi drones launched from Sanaa

Coalition air force units managed to intercept and destroy two unmanned aircraft launched by Houthi forces. (AFP/File Photo)
Updated 22 June 2019

Arab coalition destroys two Houthi drones launched from Sanaa

  • Al-Maliki reiterated the coalition’s desire to implement “appropriate deterrence measures”

RIYADH: Coalition air force units managed to intercept and destroy two drones launched by Houthi forces, spokesman Col. Turki Al-Maliki said on Friday.
Al-Maliki said the first was destroyed at 9:28 p.m. local time, and said the drones were launched from the province of Sanaa and were intercepted and destroyed in Yemeni airspace.
Al-Maliki reiterated the coalition’s desire to implement “appropriate deterrence measures to deal with hostile and terrorist acts” by the Houthis, which break international humanitarian law.


KSRelief implements $620m of health projects in Yemen

Updated 01 June 2020

KSRelief implements $620m of health projects in Yemen

  • The projects provided assistance and relief to Yemenis in different governorates

DUBAI: The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center has implemented 211 health projects in Yemen since 2018, state news agency SPA reported.

The projects provided assistance and relief to Yemenis in different governorates, especially areas hit by the impact of the ongoing conflict with Iran-backed Houthi militia.

KSRelief’s initiatives in Yemen have cost more than $620 million, according to the report.