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Weariless Houthis Pound Saudi Arabia With Seven Drones, But To No Avail

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Weariless Houthis Pound Saudi Arabia With Seven Drones, But To No Avail

Illustrative image, a Qasef-2K being intercepted by a Saudi fighter jet.

On June 19, the Saudi-led coalition announced that it had shot down seven drones which were launched from Yemen by the Houthis (Ansar Allah).

In a statement, Col. Turki Al-Malki, a spokesman for the coalition, said that the drones were all intercepted in Yemen’s airspace. The spokesman claimed that the drones were on their way to attack civilian targets.

“The deliberate and systematic hostile [attack] attempts by the Houthis constitute war crimes,” the spokesman said. “We are taking operational measures to protect civilians and civilian objects from hostile attacks.”

The drones were most likely intercepted by warplanes of the Royal Saudi Air Force. Usually, F-15 fighter jets armed with AIM-120 AMRAAM air-to-air missiles are tasked with such critical missions.

The Houthis are yet to comment on the coalition’s claims. In the early morning, the group said that it had targeted King Khalid Air Base in the southern Saudi province of ‘Asir.

However, the attack on King Khalid Air Base was carried out with a single Qasef-2K drone, according to the Houthis. The suicide drone is a copy of the Iranian Ababil-2. It has a range of around 150 km and is armed with a high-explosive fragmentation, HE-FRAG, warhead equipped with a proximity fuze.

With the beginning of 2021, the Houthis stepped up their missile and drone attacks on Saudi Arabia. The Saudi-led coalition foiled some of the attacks. However, many were successful and resulted in losses.

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Arch Bungle

Excellent work ethic, these Houthis.

Vas

They failed , so where is the excellent work?

Arch Bungle

If they failed who succeeded?

Also, look up the meaning of the term “work ethic”. English ain’t hard, man.

Last edited 1 month ago by Arch Bungle
farbat

one time sooner or later ansarullah has to accept irans direct military help to lift the siege atleast because this way the war will take years

Selbstdenker

As longer the war takes, as more benefitial it will be for the houties. The costs on KSA to proceed are in no relation to the costs on houties side.

CORRUPT RUSSIAN SHIT HOLE

Once again, Southfront is being shitty Russian propaganda making fake reports

-No source
-No visual evidence
-No reference to anything
-Baseless claims backed up by a “quote” made by anonymous people (that they want us to believe)

The best part is that this piece of shit website is dying due to lack of funds. No one wants to support a fake news machine.

A Clown like you

No one going to rap& your ugly as$…fuk off, no one care what the fuk you say troll.
You want to be here and talk shit so STFU bitch.

Selbstdenker

He names himself a corrupt russian shithole. What do you expect?

CORRUPT RUSSIAN SHIT HOLE

Bla bla bla, can only insult. Did I say something that isn’t true?

yuri

LGBT amerikan post bad comedy to attract new ISIS boyfriend…does CIA pay you with LSD or crack?

Djibril Al Kamylles

Houthis are gulty MBS also. I want them to be punished

Ccp eats batshit

China and Russia soon collapse haha USA coming to give freedom and democracy ✊🏻

yuri

amerikan gindoodoo has sense of humor

Ccp eats batshit
yuri

hindoodoo contract covid from eating batshit—now in brain

Christian J. Chuba

Would night time attacks be more difficult to stop?

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