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  1. #1 Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile over capital 
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    By Tim Lister, Ammar Albadran, Hakim Al-Masmari, Sarah El Sirgany and Eric Levenson, CNN
    Updated 5:02 PM ET, Sat November 4, 2017

    (CNN) Yemen's air force on Saturday targeted an airport in Saudi Arabia's capital with a ballistic missile, according to Yemen's Houthi-controlled Defense Ministry.

    But the missile was intercepted over northeast Riyadh, the Saudi Ministry of Defense said in a statement carried on government-backed Al-Arabiya television.

    Yemen's Defense Ministry said the missile attack "shook the Saudi capital" and the operation was successful. It said the attack was conducted using a Yemeni-made, long-range missile called the Burqan 2H.

    The missile launch on King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh was the first time the heart of the Saudi capital has been attacked and represents a major escalation of the ongoing war in the region.
    I don't think the King of SA is gonna be very happy...

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    Senior Member cadillac shark's Avatar
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    He's happy they shot it down. I just posted a vid on another thread.

    The Crown Prince's military has been doing quite a bit of damage to the Iran-backed Houthi forces in Yemen lately.
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