Reports: Long-range Ballistic Missile fired at Riyadh by Yemen’s Houthi rebels

Key details: 04/11/2017

-Yemen’s Houthi rebels claimed they fired a long-range ballistic missile travelling more than 500km towards Riyadh.

-The missile launched was a Burkan H-2 which is a scud-type missile with a range of just over 800km.

-Al Masriyah – Houthi-run TV network – claimed responsibility for the attack on their social media.

-However the Saudi Arabian local media (al Arabiya) has reported that the missile was intercepted.

More to come.

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/11/yemen-houthi-fire-missile-saudi-arabia-riyadh-171104180946302.html