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Missile attack on Riyadh sparks global outrage, Saudi blames Iran backed Houthis

Saudi Arabia yesterday claimed that Houthi forces fired a ballistic missile toward Riyadh on Tuesday, targeting the Al-Yamamah Royal Palace in the Saudi capital. Royal Saudi Air Defense forces said that they intercepted the missile and shot it down and prevented damage.

Saudi media shared an image of a puff of smoke in the air to establish the attack.

The attempted attack comes just weeks after the group in Yemen launched a missile at Riyadh on Novenmber 4, targeting King Khalid International Airport.

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