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JUNE 2023

For Second Day In Row: Houthis Target Saudi-led Coalition Troops In Western Yemen With New “Ballistic” Missile

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For Second Day In Row: Houthis Target Saudi-led Coalition Troops In Western Yemen With New “Ballistic” Missile

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On June 30, the Yemeni Missiles Force [loyal to the Houthis] announced that it had launched a new short range “ballistic missile” at a gathering of Saudi-led coalition troops on the western coast of Yemen. A day earlier, coalition forcers were targeted with a missile of the very same type.

The Saudi-led coalition has not commented on both missile strikes yet. Furthermore, no hits or interceptions have been reported by any Yemeni source.

The Yemeni al-Masirah TV reported that the Yemeni Missile Force will reveal the new short range “ballistic missile” in the upcoming days. According to the pro-Houthis TV channel, the new missile was developed with “pure Yemeni experiences.”

On March 22, the Yemeni Missile Forces revealed a “short range ballistic missile” named Bader-1. Later experts determined that the Badr-1 is a copy of the Iranian Fajr-3 artillery rocket as both rockets appear to have similar diameter and length.

The new Yemeni “ballistic missile” may be an upgraded variety of Badr-1 with a heaver warhead and a shorter range – Badr-1 range is over 40km – or even a copy of the more modern Iranian Fajr-5 artillery rocket.

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Leonard Kline

A copy or homegrown….. who cares as long as it gets the job done


Saudis and UAEs cannot impose their puppet on Yemen nation.

Empire's Frontiers

Another positive component to this news, there’s no way to aim a short range missile north of Yemen and miss.

Icarus Tanović

Hit em more!

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This is exactly the type of weapon the Houthis need. They need to be able to fire at the coalition forces on the narrow coastline from a safe distance to avoid air strikes.

Karim Al Ahamadi

So how are the Saudi’s going to try leave this war while losing as less ” face ” as possible ? They could act like they got what they wanted so now they are ready for negotiations ? What do you think

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