Saudi Arabia Shoots Down Missiles Over Capital, Yemen Border City

DUBAI—Saudi air defenses shot down ballistic missiles fired at the country’s funds and a city along its southern border with Yemen, according to Saudi officers, who blamed Iran-backed Houthi forces in Yemen.

Residents in Riyadh read loud booms late Saturday night as Saudi defenses intercepted at least a person ballistic missile, the officers said. Saudi defenses also shot down at least a person missile fired at Jizan, a Saudi city close to Yemen, they additional.