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Houthis kill 3 soldiers inside Saudi Arabia

July 20, 2017 at 2:45 pm

Saudi soldiers [Arab News/Facebook]

Yemen’s Houthi group killed three soldiers inside Saudi Arabia yesterday, reported Al Masdar.

The Houthi fighters used sniper bullets to kill Saudi Arabian soldiers at Al-Talaa Base in Najran region. In a second incident, Houthi fighters killed Saudi soldiers in the Jazan region, inside Saudi Arabia. The number of Saudi casualties has not been reported by the Houthi group or by Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Defence.

The killings were reported on Houthi social media, including Twitter and Telegram.

Saudi Arabia is frequently subject to attack by the Houthi group, including incursions on its southern border. Houthis have fired ballistic missiles into Saudi triggering security forces.

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