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Saudi Arabia: See Najran destruction after Houthi attack00:58

Saudi Arabia: See Najran destruction after Houthi attack

Saudi Arabia, Najran
May 6, 2015 at 23:21 GMT +00:00 · Published

At least two people were killed in a mortar attack by Houthi fighters in Najran, after they reportedly fired mortars into Saudi Arabia from the territory of Yemen on Tuesday.

Five Saudi soldiers were reportedly captured by Houthi militants after the attack, which has severely damaged infrastructure, buildings and vehicles in the area. The footage shows parked cars with windows blown out, destroyed sidewalks, buildings penetrated with shrapnel and a devastated flat.

Saudi Arabian authorities closed down all schools in the town and Saudi Airlines ('Saudia') cancelled all flights from and to Najran following the attack.

Saudi Arabia: See Najran destruction after Houthi attack00:58
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At least two people were killed in a mortar attack by Houthi fighters in Najran, after they reportedly fired mortars into Saudi Arabia from the territory of Yemen on Tuesday.

Five Saudi soldiers were reportedly captured by Houthi militants after the attack, which has severely damaged infrastructure, buildings and vehicles in the area. The footage shows parked cars with windows blown out, destroyed sidewalks, buildings penetrated with shrapnel and a devastated flat.

Saudi Arabian authorities closed down all schools in the town and Saudi Airlines ('Saudia') cancelled all flights from and to Najran following the attack.