[su_label type=”info”]SMA news – Saudi Arabia – Follow-ups [/su_label][su_spacer size=”10″] Saudi air defenses shot down two robot plans of Al-Houthi over Jazan and Abha in Saudi Arabia. Colonel Turkey Al-Maleky, spokesman of the Arab Coalition, indicated that air defenses of Abha airport – south of Saudi Arabia – observed an unidentified flying object heading towards Abha international airport. Air defenses engaged with the object and destroyed it according to rules of engagement. Air navigation was suspended according to international aviation rules and then returned to normal. Al-Maleky indicated that through examining debris by specialists it was confirmed that it is a robot plan with Iranian specifications that tried to hit the airport that is under protection of the Humanitarian International Law. Colonel Al-Maleky also indicated that an unidentified flying object was heading towards a civilian property in Jazan and air defenses engaged with it and destroyed it without casualties. Debris examination indicated that the object was identical to the one shot down over Abha airport.
April 10, 2021