Civil Defense: two expatriates were injured and material damage was caused by fall of hostile ballistic missile fired by terrorist Houthi militia on civilians and civilian objects in Ahad Al-Masarihah governorate

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Ahad Al-Masarihah, January 24, 2022, SPA -- The official spokesman for the General Directorate of Civil Defense, Lt. Col. Mohammad Al-Hammadi, stated that the Civil Defense received a report of the fall of a hostile object launched by the Iran-backed terrorist Houthi militia from inside Yemeni territory towards Ahad Al-Masarihah governorate in the Jazan region.
The official spokesman indicated that the civil defense teams and the competent authorities were immediately transferred to the site, and it turned out that it was a hostile ballistic missile that fell on a number of car workshops, resulting in minor injuries to two expatriate of Sudanese and Bangladeshi nationalities, who were transferred to receive the necessary medical care, in addition to material damage to vehicles and industrial workshops after flying shrapnel.
Lieutenant-Colonel Al-Hammadi stressed that the attempts to target civilians and civilian objects are a flagrant violation of international humanitarian law, explaining that the procedures adopted in such cases were immediately implemented.
-- SPA
09:40 LOCAL TIME 06:40 GMT
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