Missile launched by Houthi militia toward Makkah intercepted

RIYADH, 28th October 2016 (WAM) – The command of the Coalition Forces to support the legitimacy in Yemen announced on Thursday the interception of a ballistic missile launched by Houthi militias from Saada province toward Makkah area.

The Command said that the air defence was able to intercept and destroyed it about 65 km from Makkah without any damage and that Coalition’s air forces targeted the launch site.