Battery of antiaircraft defence Patriot Saudi army destroyed the Houthis released the ballistic missile Scud. Allegedly, she was launched from the territory of the Yemeni capital Sanaa, controlled by the Houthis.
The wreckage of the rocket fell in an open area in the border province of Jizan, without causing harm. Thus, the rocket flew about 200 kilometers.
8 February, the Houthis released a Scud on the city of city of Khamis Mushait, near which is a large air force base. Base to King Khaled since the beginning of the international operation against Shiite rebels has become the main participating in hostilities, the air force.
This missile was also intercepted air defense of Saudi Arabia. Riyadh accuses the Houthis and their support of Iran in targeted missile attacks settlements.
As a result of rocket attacks on the territory of Saudi Arabia and incidents with firearms killed at least 90 subjects of the king. The conflict in Yemen has claimed more than 6.100 people’s lives.