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UAE intercepts Al Houthi missile in Yemen.

Summary: Coalition also destroys Al Houthi mobile ballistic missile launching pad


MOCHA: The UAE Armed Forces Patriot missile system intercepted on Sunday a ballistic missile launched by the Iran-backed Al Houthi militias in Mocha, Yemen.

Arab Coalition fighters, led by Saudi Arabia, also destroyed an Al Houthi mobile ballistic missile launching pad near Hodeida airport.

Yemeni National Army forces have made progress in regaining control of territory following the collapse in the ranks of the Iran-backed Al Houthi militia.

The UAE Armed Forces operating alongside the Arab Coalition, led by Saudi Arabia, continue to carry out military and logistics operations to uphold the legitimacy of Yemen's internationally recognised government.

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Publication:Gulf News (United Arab Emirates)
Geographic Code:7YEME
Date:Feb 18, 2018
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