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Saudi-led coalition: Houthis fired 86 missiels against Riyadh

Colonel Turki al-Maliki


Saudi-led Arab Coalition fighting Houthi Militias in Yemen said Wednesday the Iran-allied terrorists had launched 86 ballistic missiles against Saudi Arabia.


Spokesman for the coalition Colonel Turki al-Maliki said the last missile was launched Friday.


The coalition was formed 2015 to protect legitimacy in Yemen after Houthis sought to overthrow the government of President Adebrabbo Mansour Hadi.


Al-Maliki added in a press conference that the Iran-allied militias are recruiting children amid heavy human losses.


He stressed that the coalition was paying special attention to the humanitarian need sin the war-torn Yemen.