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Yemen's Houthis threaten to attack targets in the United Arab Emirates

Key Points
  • Yemen's Houthi group claims it was behind the weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities
  • The group said on Wednesday it has dozens of sites located in the United Arab Emirates listed as possible targets for attacks.
  • A military spokesman of the Iran-aligned organization said the Houthis have new drones.
Supporters of the Houthi movement shout slogans as they attend a rally to mark the 4th anniversary of the Saudi-led military intervention in Yemen's war, in Sanaa, Yemen March 26, 2019.
Khaled Abdullah | Reuters

Yemen's Houthi group, which claims it was behind the weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities, said on Wednesday it has dozens of sites located in the United Arab Emirates listed as possible targets for attacks.

A military spokesman of the Iran-aligned organization said the Houthis have new drones, powered by "normal and jet engines" that can reach targets deep in Saudi Arabia.