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Saudi ‘intercepts Yemen rebel missile over Riyadh’

(The Telegraph)  Saudi Arabia has intercepted a rocket fired by rebel Houthi fighters in Yemen, who declared a “new chapter” in its confrontation with the kingdom. The Volcano 2-H ballistic missiles was aimed at the al-Yamma royal palace in Riyadh, but was stopped by Saudi’s air defences. Reporters heard a blast and saw a plume […]

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US Air Force official: Missile targeting Saudis was Iranian – AP News

(AP News)  DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran manufactured the ballistic missile fired by Yemen’s Shiite rebels toward the Saudi capital and remnants of it bore “Iranian markings,” the top U.S. Air Force official in the Mideast said Friday, backing the kingdom’s earlier allegations. The comments by Lt. Gen. Jeffrey L. Harrigian, who oversees […]

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Blaming Iran, Saudi says Huthi strike may be ‘act of war’ – Yahoo! News

  (Yahoo! News)  A Yemeni man gestures on November 5, 2017 at the site of an air strike in the capital Sanaa, where a Saudi-led coalition has been bombing Iran-backed Shiite rebels (AFP Photo/MOHAMMED HUWAIS) Dubai (AFP) – Saudi Arabia and Iran traded fierce accusations over Yemen on Monday, with Riyadh saying a rebel missile […]

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Saudi Helicopter Carrying 8 High-Ranking Officials & Prince Bin-Muqrin Crashed Near Yemen Border – All Dead | Zero Hedge

(Zero Hedge)  The shocking latest twist in what has been a chaotic weekend in Saudi Arabia is news that a helicopter transporting 8 high-ranking Saudi officials (including prince Mansour bin-Muqrin) has crashed in the south of the Kingdom, near the border with Yemen. As PTI reports, a Saudi prince was killed today when a helicopter with several officials […]