Saudi Arabia Shoots Down Missiles Over Capital, Yemen Border City

DUBAI—Saudi air defenses shot down ballistic missiles fired at the country’s money and a town along its southern border with Yemen, according to Saudi officers, who blamed Iran-backed Houthi forces in Yemen.

Citizens in Riyadh listened to loud booms late Saturday night time as Saudi defenses intercepted at least one particular ballistic missile, the officers said. Saudi defenses also shot down at least one particular missile fired at Jizan, a Saudi town near Yemen, they included.

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