Yemen’s Houthi rebels launched a missile aimed at Riyadh’s International Airport on Saturday. Saudi defense forces intercepted the missiles. The video below shows the launch of 4 interceptors followed by the explosion indicating a successful interception. No injuries were reported. There was no disruption to flights in and our of the capital airport.
The missile was Yemeni-built, long-range Burqan 2H. Iran has been a supporter of the Houthi-rebels who have taken over parts of the embattled nation. Iran is a supporter and backer of the Houthi-rebels in the Yemeni civil war.