Yemen’s Houthi rebels claim downing of spy drone near Saudi border

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Sanaa – Yemen’s Houthi rebels on Thursday claimed they shot down a spy drone near .

The group’s al-Masirah TV reported “our air defense downed a spy drone belonging to the Saudi-led coalition in al-Sawh area near the border of the Southern Saudi region of Najran.’’

There was no immediate confirmation from the Saudi-led coalition, which has been battling the Iran-allied Houthi group in Yemen for over four years.

The coalition intervened in Yemen’s civil in March 2015 to support the internationally-recognised government of President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi.