RIYADH, 27th December, 2015 (WAM) — The Saudi Air Defence Forces intercepted a Scud missile launched yesterday evening from Sana’a, in the Yemeni territories, towards the city of Najran, according to the Command of Coalition to Support Legitimacy in Yemen.

The Command said in a statement said that the missile was intercepted at about eleven o’clock local time, and Saudi Air Forces acted immediately to destroy the missile launch pad located inside Yemeni territories, according to the Saudi Press Agency.