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Yemen's Houthis down U.S.-made drone near Saudi border - spokesman

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DUBAI (Reuters) – Yemen’s Houthi movement said on Friday its air defences downed a U.S.-made ScanEagle drone near the Saudi border, the group’s military spokesman said.

The drone was gathering intelligence, Yahya Sarea, spokesman for the Houthi military, said in a Twitter post.

(Reporting By Ahmed Tolba; editing by John Stonestreet)

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