Fire at Saudi university after Houthi attack : International de
A fire broke out at a university in southern Saudi Arabia after the air defence system obstructed an attack by Yemen’s Houthi rebels.
Saudi air defences obstructed and damaged 4 bomb-laden dro.
nes and 5 ballistic rockets in between Wednesday night and early Thursday introduced by the Houthis towards the southern Saudi city of Jazan, according to a declaration by a Saudi- led military union.
“The interception resulted in scattered debris on campus, which caused a limited fire that was contained,” union representative Turki al-Malki stated, including that nobody had actually passed away.
In Yemen, a Houthi military representative stated the group introduced 11 ballistic rockets and one drone targeting an oil center for Aramco, Patriot anti-missile platforms and delicate targets in Jazan.
The attack on Aramco “caused a huge fire,” the Houthis stated.
There was no remark from Saudi Arabia on an attack on an Aramco center.
The most significant attack on Aramco remained in 2019, when 2 of the business’s centers were struck, momentarily interrupting petroleum production.
The Houthis declared duty for the attacks although Saudi Arabia and the United States blamed Iran, which rejected participation.
Saudi Arabia has actually formed the union in March 2015 to support the globally acknowledged federal government of Yemen versus the Houthis, who manage the capital Sana’a and other locations.
The Iran- connected Houthis have in current months magnified attacks on Saudi Arabia.