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3 Women Injured from Houthi Projectile Shrapnel in Saudi Arabia’s Jazan

3 Women Injured from Houthi Projectile Shrapnel in Saudi Arabia’s Jazan

Wednesday, 27 May, 2020 - 05:00
File photo of shrapnel from a Houthi projectile. (Asharq Al-Awsat)
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The Saudi Civil Defense announced on Tuesday that three women were injured from shrapnel from a projectile fired by the Iran-backed Houthi militias in Yemen towards the Kingdom.


Civil Defense spokesman in the southwestern Jazan region, Mohammed al-Ghamdi said the Houthis had fired a projectile towards Saudi border villages.


The ensuing shrapnel damaged a house and slightly wounded three women. They have since been transferred to hospital and they are in stable condition, he added.


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