Report: Saudi Arabia Intercept Ballistic Missile Over Riyadh

Missile reportedly fired from Yemen, according to Saudi state media

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A ballistic missile launched from Yemen was intercepted northeast of Saudi Arabia’s capital, Riyadh, according to local media. There have also been reports of a loud explosion heard at the capital’s airport.

The Saudi air force shot down the alleged weapon on Saturday, Al Arabiya reports, adding that no damage has been caused.