The TV channel «al Arabiya» reported on the massive missile bombardment of Riyadh with Yemen. Power PRO shot down seven rockets, including one over Saudi capital. Shrapnel fell on the city, killing a citizen of Egypt and causing significant property damage. The Saudi-led Sunni coalition qualified the attack as a serious escalation of the conflict.
Published in the London newspaper «Al-Sharq al-Ausat» writes that Kuwait had requested an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council in connection with a rocket attack in Riyadh. The Minister of foreign Affairs of great Britain, Boris Johnson has called on Iran to stop supplying weapons to the Houthis and to use their influence to put an end to the hostilities.
The Agency Maan reports that Israeli missile defense falsely identified machine-gun fire in the Gaza strip as rocket fire on Israel, produced under the guise of the teachings of Hamas and released on the interception of dozens of missiles. Despite the fact that the situation quickly became clear, the IDF fired artillery shelling of the sector.
Egyptian newspaper «al Ahram» reports that on March 26 in Egypt, the presidential election campaign started. Have the right to vote, nearly 60 million people. They can vote on the approximately 13,000 polling stations. The elections monitored by observers from 54 Egyptian and several international organizations, as well as hundreds of foreign correspondents.
Agency Maan says that for the second time since the beginning of March, a Palestinian farmer Jumaa Musa Rabai were attacked by Hebron settlers. 45-year-old man who was herding goats, and required hospitalization.