DUBAI Yemen’s armed Houthi motion claimed on Friday it had fired a ballistic missile toward the Saudi cash Riyadh, just forward of U.S. President Donald Trump’s stop by to Saudi Arabia, but the declare could not quickly be confirmed.
The Iran-allied Houthis launched a Burkan-one missile, a statement by their official news agency claimed. It claimed the missile was aimed at Riyadh but gave no additional detail.
Reuters could not confirm the report and Saudi officers could not be arrived at quickly for a comment. Riyadh on Saturday will be the first end on Trump’s first foreign vacation considering the fact that taking business office in January. He is anticipated to conclude important protection and trade specials there with Saudi officers.
(Reporting by Aziz El Yaakoubi enhancing by Mark Heinrich)