SANAA, The Yemeni army's air defenses on today morning shot down a spy aircraft belonging to Saudi-led aggression coalition in the airspace of Hiran district in Hajjah province, the army's spokesman said.
The Saudi spy plane is of (Fantom) type, belonging to the Sudanese forces, in the Al-Tina area of Hiran district ,and was targeted with an air-to-surface missile while carrying out hostile mission, in breach of Sweden agreement the army's spokesman Brigadier General Yahya Sarie explained in a statement.
In a message he addressed to the aggression forces, Gen. Sarie considered this operations an inauguration of 2020 as the air defense year, as he declared during a press conference he held on Sunday.
Gen. Sarie stressed that the violation of Yemeni airspace is no longer permissible.
It is noteworthy that this is the eighth plane to have been shot down by Yemeni air defenses since the beginning of December.
Source: Yemen News Agency