Bahrain's foreign minister، Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa، said that the missile strike on an airport in southern Saudi Arabia early on Wednesday represents a dangerous escalation. Targeting Abha International Airport by the terrorists of Houthis is a serious escalation carried out by Iranian weapons and resulted in casualties among innocents، the minister added on twitter. Noteworthy، Yemeni Houthi forces launched a missile strike on an airport in southern Saudi Arabia early on Wednesday which wounded 26 people، the Saudi-led military coalition said، Reuters reported.
The coalition، which has been fighting the Iran-aligned Houthis in Yemen، said it would make a “firm” response.
A coalition statement، carried on Saudi-owned Al Arabiya TV، said a projectile hit the arrivals hall at Abha airport، causing material damage. Three women and two children were among the wounded، who were of Saudi، Yemeni and Indian nationalities، it said.