Saudi citizen killed in rocket attack launched from Yemen: SPA

A pass border rocket attack launched from within Yemen killed one Saudi citizen and wounded two others on Thursday within the southern province of Dhahran, Saudi Arabia’s state news company (SPA) pronounced.

“At 18:30 on Thursday the civil security despatched a communiqué stating that the village of al-Hosn in Dhahran confronted [an attack] via defense force rockets from within Yemeni territory, which resulted in the death of a citizen and injury of two others,” SPA stated late on Thursday.

The Saudi-Yemen border has in some places become a entrance line between the kingdom and Iran-allied Houthi riot group that a Saudi-led Arab alliance has been bombing for eight weeks.

Previous this week, the Houthis’ Al Masira TELEVISION channel broadcast pictures it said confirmed its combatants getting into a Saudi border put up after being fired on by Saudi tanks and helicopters.

(Reporting through Amena Bakr; Modifying by means of Dominic Evans)

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