Saudi Arabia intercepts missiles aimed at Abha, Khamis Mushait

Updated 10 August 2016

Saudi Arabia intercepts missiles aimed at Abha, Khamis Mushait

JEDDAH: Saudi Arabia on Wednesday intercepted two missiles launched from Yemeni territory, the Coalition supporting restoring legitimacy in Yemen said.
The Royal Saudi Air Defense Forces intercepted the two missiles at 6:30am. The missiles were aimed at Abha and Khamis Mushait, according to the coalition, and did not do any damage.
The armed forces returned fire at the location were the missiles were launched from in the outskirts of Imran governorate.


Saudi Arabia’s King Salman meets Palestinian President Abbas

Updated 16 October 2019

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman meets Palestinian President Abbas

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman met with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday in the capital Riyadh.
The king welcomed Abbas and his accompanying delegation to the Kingdom, while the Palestinian president expressed his pleasure in visiting the Kingdom and meeting with the king.
During the reception, the Palestinian president was greeted by a number of princes, ministers and military sector leaders.
King Salman also hosted a luncheon in honor of the president and his accompanying delegation.