KSA Intercepts Missiles Targeting Najran, Jizan

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On May 25, KSA Air Defense forces intercepted a Houthi-launched Badr-1 ballistic missile targeting the southern city of Najran. Houthi militants fired another Badr-1 targeting Jizan on May 24, which Saudi Patriot defenses also intercepted. Both intercepts resulted in missile debris landing in residential areas, but no casualties or injuries were reported.

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Shaan Shaikh, "KSA Intercepts Missiles Targeting Najran, Jizan," Missile Threat, Center for Strategic and International Studies, May 25, 2018, last modified June 15, 2018, https://missilethreat.csis.org/ksa-intercepts-missiles-targeting-najran-jizan/.