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The Houthi rebels from Yemen, who are backed by Iran, attacked an airport in Abha, Saudi Arabia. They have been fighting an Arab coalition since 2015.
Yemeni civilians are caught in the crossfire in this proxy war between Saudi Arabia and Iran. These are the major players fueling the brutal war.
Israel frequently strikes Iranian targets in Syria. Iranian forces in Syria and its partners in the region frequently fire missiles at Israel.
On Sunday, the Saudi Royal Navy said it intercepted two boats laden with explosives traveling toward the country's major port of Jazan, located north of Yemen.
Saudi Arabia closed a strategic shipping lane in the Red Sea following an attack on two of its large oil-tankers. Brent crude oil futures rose 0.6% to $74.35 per barrel on Thursday at 6 48 GMT, after a gain of 0.7% on Thursday.
Saudi Arabia’s missile defenses look to have ‘failed catastrophically’ at trying to stop a large Houthi strike
One person died and two others were injured from shrapnel, according to a news outlet based in the United Arab Emirates.
The unmanned underwater vehicle was called a "spying device," but a US official said it was being used for scientific research.
Saudi Arabia has one of the most impressive arsenals in the world, large ambitions, and a very capable rival. What it doesn't have is realistic capability.
Who’s fighting who in Yemen, where conflict and political rivalry have engulfed the country for nearly a century
Bloody civil wars and political unrest continue to embroil the country.
A missile expert told The New York Times: "You shoot five times at this missile and they all miss? ... That's shocking because this system is supposed to work."