SAUDI MILITARY PLANE CRASHES DURING ACTION IN YEMEN

RIYADH, A Saudi military aircraft, involved in operation in Yemen, has crashed, official spokesman of the Arab coalition said Thursday.

The pilot, Muhanna Al-Baiz, died in the crash that happened late Wednesday, said Col. Turki Al-Malki, adding that the plane crashed in the Yemeni region of Abyan.

The incident happened during an operation for backing up the fight against the terrorist Al-Qaeda organization, he explained.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK