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Saudi-led coalition says intercepts armed drone fired at Abha airport

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By Reuters

DUBAI (Reuters) – The Saudi-led coalition fighting Houthi forces in Yemen said on Monday it had intercepted and destroyed an explosive drone fired towards Abha airport in the south of Saudi Arabia.

The Iran-aligned Houthi group regularly fires drones and missiles into Saudi Arabia. The coalition says it intercepts most of them.

(Writing by Lisa Barrington; Editing by Hugh Lawson)