September 24, 2021

Mine Kills Saudi Soldier near Yemen Border

A Saudi soldier was killed in a landmine blast near the kingdom's border with Yemen, the interior ministry said on Friday.

The explosion struck a Border Guards water tanker at 6:00 pm (1500 GMT) Thursday in Saudi Arabia's southern Jizan region, the ministry said.

It said Houthi fighters from Yemen were responsible for the blast.

Source: National News Agency