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Saudi air defence intercepts two Houthi missiles in Mecca province - Saudi embassy

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s air defence force has intercepted two Iranian-made Houthi missiles in Mecca province, a statement from the kingdom’s embassy in Washington said on Monday.

Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthis – fighting a Saudi-led coalition in that country – earlier denied Saudi media reports of an attack.

(Reporting by Stephen Kalin; Editing by Frances Kerry)

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