Houthis attack Saudi airport, 26 injured

 khaleejtimes.com  06/12/2019 11:21:01  5  AFP/Riyadh

Eight of those wounded at Abha airport were admitted to hospital.

A Houthi rebel missile attack on an airport in southwestern Saudi Arabia wounded 26 civilians on Wednesday, the Saudi-led coalition fighting the rebels said.

Eight of those wounded at Abha airport were admitted to hospital, coalition spokesman Turki al-Malki said in a statement carried by the official Saudi Press Agency. The other 18 were discharged after receiving first aid.

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- SPAENG (@Spa_Eng) June 12, 2019

The Houthi rebels said earlier that they had launched a missile at the airport in the Saudi mountain resort city. Houthi rebel attack wounds 26 at Saudi airport


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