Missiles were recently used in Yemen by Houthi militias in cross-border attacks against Saudi Arabia, were made in Tehran, reported Al Arabiya, citing Iran’s Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA)
The Zelzal-3 rockets are Iranian-made solid propellant missiles that have been known to be used by Iranian, Syrian and Hezbollah forces, confirmed Al Arabiya. The news comes despite Iranian denials earlier this month of their direct involvement in sending weapons to Yemen, Al Arabiya added.
Saudi Arabia on Sunday managed to intercept two ballistic missiles that were fired into the Saudi border city of Najran, according to the official Saudi Press Agency.
According to the Iranian news agency, those rockets that were fired and intercepted were found to be Zelzal-3 rockets.