Middle East & AfricaSaudi defence official: Iran providing Yemen's Houthis with drones, missiles

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Saudi Arabia's defence ministry spokesman on Monday accused Iran of smuggling missiles and drones to Yemen's Houthi movement, which has stepped up cross-border attacks on the kingdom.

Colonel Turki al-Malki, who is also spokesman of the Saudi-led military coalition battling the Houthis, was speaking on Saudi-owned Al Arabiya television.

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