RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, A plane of the Saudi-led coalition, has crashed in the northern province of Saada, in Yemen, but its pilots were later rescued, local media reported.
The jet crashed because of a technical fault, and the two pilots were rescued, after a joint search and rescue operation, the Al Akhbariya TV reported, on Sunday.
The coalition’s air forces, carry out regular surveillance and air strikes, on Yemeni territories controlled by the Houthi rebels, as part of its war on Yemen, that began in 2015.
Earlier, the Houthi-controlled Saba news agency reported that, its air forces shot down a fighter jet, from the Saudi-led coalition, without providing further details.
The war in Yemen has killed hundreds of civilians, as a result of the air strikes, and clashes between Yemeni armed groups.
Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK