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Arab coalition destroys Houthi ballistic missile sites in Sanaa

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The Arab Coalition in Yemen carried out a number of military operations in al-Dulaimi air base in Sanaa, which was being used by Houthi militias to launch drone and ballistic missile attacks, coalition spokesman Turki al-Maliki said on Friday.

The airbase is located near Sanaa International Airport, but aviation at the airport and international aid efforts were not affected, Al Arabiya channel quoted Maliki as saying.

The operation targeted launching and storage sites of ballistic missiles, ground control stations for drones, as well as assembly and support sites for the air base in Sanaa.

Maliki pointed out that the operation came after a precise intelligence process to monitor the activities of the Houthi militias with the aim of destroying and neutralizing such capabilities that threaten regional and international security.

He noted that the operation was carried out in accordance with international humanitarian laws and rules of engagement.