Yemen’s Iran-backed Houthi group said today it had carried out another drone attack on Najran airport in south-western Saudi Arabia near the Yemeni border. “Houthis’ Qasef K2 combat drones hit Saudi Arabia’s Najran Regional Airport for the second time in 24 hours,” a military source told the group’s Lebanon-based Al-Masirah. The source added that the…

Yemeni Shia rebels (Houthi) launched an attack with a drone loaded with explosives against a civilian facility in Saudi province of Najran, without reporting any casualties, the Saudi Arabian-led military coalition fighting the Houthi movement in Yemen said on Tuesday. Houthis say they targeted a Saudi military site near the border with Yemen The television…

During the night from Sunday to Monday, the Saudi army intercepted missiles fired from Yemen by Houthi rebels. According to information circulating Monday morning on social networks, including Twitter, two missiles were intercepted by the Saudi army, one over Jeddah and the other over Taef. No official confirmation has been received from the Saudi news…

King Salman of Saudi Arabia has proposed holding an Arab summit to discuss the escalation of tensions in the Persian Gulf. The monarch invited the heads of state to meet in Mecca on May 30. “The sabotage of ships off the United Arab Emirates and the bombardment of pumping stations by Iran-supported Houthi terrorists will…

Saudi Arabia interrupted operations on a major oil pipeline in the kingdom on Tuesday after a drone attack on two pumping stations near the capital Riyadh, Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih announced. In a statement relayed by the Saudi Arabian official agency Spa, Mr. Falih said that two pumping stations had been targeted by “armed drones”,…

Saudi Arabia has executed 37 men convicted of terror-related crimes, the kingdom’s official news agency said Tuesday. One of the convicts was crucified, according to an interior ministry statement carried by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA). “The death penalty was implemented on a number of criminals for adopting extremist terrorist ideologies and forming terrorist cells…

Thirteen people were arrested after finding plans to execute criminal acts that were targeting the Kingdom’s security, Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported on Monday. The statement published by SPA included the names of the 13 men arrested, in addition to their civil ID numbers. The spokesperson for the Saudi Presidency of State Security said explosive…

The assailants who attacked a state security building northwest of Riyadh on Sunday are Saudi militants who belong to Islamic State, Saudi-owned Arabiya TV said in a tweet, citing its own correspondent. Saudi state media said authorities thwarted the attack by four militants targeting the Mabaheth (domestic intelligence) station in Zulfi, a small city about…

Five civilians, including a woman and a child, were injured Tuesday evening in southwest Saudi Arabia following the fall of debris following the destruction by the anti-aircraft defence of two drones fired by Yemeni Houthi rebels, a spokesman said. “They were intercepted and destroyed in accordance with the rules of engagement,” said the spokesman for…