Saudis intercept Yemen rebel missile targeting royal palace

The Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen’s Houthi rebels said it intercepted a missile fired over southern Riyadh on Tuesday while the Yemeni rebels said they targeted the royal palace in the kingdom’s capital. The announcement by the coalition was carried by the Saudi state TV as residents of the kingdom posted …

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World Leaders Congratulate Iraq on Defeating IS

BAGHDAD (AP) — World leaders congratulated Iraq Sunday following the prime minister’s declaration of victory over the Islamic State group. Saudi Arabia says the achievement is a big victory against terrorism in the region and the United Kingdom applauded Iraq’s security forces “for their courage and sacrifice.” Iraqi Prime Minister …

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