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Saudi Patriot systems working overtime

5th January 2018 - 04:01 GMT | by Richard Thomas, ​Agence France-Presse in London

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Saudi Arabia’s air defence capability, centred around the Patriot system, has been working overtime in recent months attempting to intercept a series of missile attacks originating from Yemen.

In November 2017 a high-profile ballistic missile attack on Riyadh international airport, conducted by militia members supporting Houthi claims in the ...

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