Saudi air defenses intercept missiles above capital: coalition | World

A Houthi ballistic missile aimed towards Saudi Arabia, March 25, 2018. Houthi Military Media Unit/Handout via Reuters/Files DUBAI/RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s air defense forces intercepted two ballistic missiles launched by Yemen’s Houthi militia over Riyadh on Sunday, a Saudi-led coalition spokesperson said on Sunday. “Coalition air defenses spotted at 8:39 pm …

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Erdogan declares victory in Turkish presidential poll | World

ISTANBUL: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday declared victory in a tightly-contested presidential election, extending his 15-year grip on power in the face of a revitalised opposition. Turkish voters had for the first time cast ballots for both president and parliament in the snap polls, with Erdogan looking for …

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