Yemen's Houthis attack military positions at Saudi Jizan airport - TV

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CAIRO (Reuters) – Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi group attacked military positions and aircraft hangars at Saudi Arabia’s Jizan airport, the group’s Al Masirah TV said on Saturday, citing a military spokesman.

There was no immediate confirmation from Saudi authorities.

The Houthis, who ousted the Saudi-backed internationally recognised government from power in the Yemeni capital Sanaa in late 2014, have stepped up missile and drone attacks on Saudi cities this month.

(Reporting By Ali Abdelaty; editing by Jonathan Oatis)

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