Saudi military helicopter crashes in SE Yemen

Doha, Sept 14, IRNA – According to Saudi sources, a military helicopter belonging to Saudi Arabia crashed in Al Mahrah Province in southern Arabian Peninsula and two people on board were killed.

Saudi media ‘Saudi Press Agency’ quoted Torki Al-Maliki spokesman of military coalition in Yemen as saying that the accident happened due to technical problem.

Yemeni sources earlier announced that Saudi Arabia tends to establish oil port in Al Mahrah Province.

Saudi Arabia and its regional allies attacked Yemen in March 2015 to bring back to power the deposed president of Yemen Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi.

The invaders have committed horrible war crimes against Yemeni civilians during the past three years.

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