File photo of the S-300 air defence system launching a missile during the International Army Games 2016 at the Ashuluk military polygon outside Astrakhan, Russia, August 7, 2016. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

The Yemeni Army’s “Rocket Battalion” launched several Qahir-1 ballistic missiles into southern Saudi Arabia on Friday night, striking the Saudi Army’s defenses at a military base in Al-Ta’if.

Video footage of the Yemeni missile strike in Al-Ta’if was captured by the Military Media, a broadcasting wing for Hezbollah:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2R3KbCmEeFs

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nothing help the Houthis POV more than the pictures of dead innocent Saudi civil killed by a dumb Iranian made houthi missile

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And nothing help the Saudis POV more than the pictures of dead innocent Yemeni civilians killed by a dumb American/British (maybe even Saudi) made missile.

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Yes. Saudis are as innocent as Satan.

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nothing helps to a crazy islamist zealot, only his 72 imaginary virgins, which his ideology envisions for him.
Remember: every religion is an ideology, the same, like being trotzkist means to be a moslem. All of you, moslems (or jews or christians) are ideological zealots.

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Quahir-1 is soviet made SA-2 two stage , which flies max. 60km, chinese licensed version was enhanced to 100 km.
Either are yemenis into the saudi desert 600km, or they mastered antigravity.

it could be this experimental version, what I doubt
V-758 (5 JaGG) 22D Experimental Missile – three-stage missile; Weight 3,200 kg; Speed 4.8 mach (1,560 m/s, 5,760 km/h)
this is three stage, 4 Machs and would go that far. But did Breznev deliver experimental technology for a deployment ????

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1. This missiles are not from the Houthis but by the Yemeni army. 2. They don’t target civilians but KSA/Hadi camps and military assets. Targetting civilians has always proved itself counterproductive for military action. 3. These aren’t “dumb” iranian missiles but modified old soviet Sa-3 SAMs (surface to air missiles) into SSM (surface to surface missile) and they’ve got a guiding system. They’ve nearly doubled the payload to near 500kg with fragmenting warheads, the range must probably not exceed 40 to 50km but have such a warhead blowing @ 3/4m high before hitting the ground over a military camp throwing… Read more »

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4. The job was done by Yemeni engineers, not Iranians and Sa-3 are from stockpiles given by USSR.
Kaffur technology rocks…

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Saudi King is nothing but a criminal killing innocent civilians

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Politically anything, what kills Saudis, is good for the planet. Technically I do not get it. Quahir-1 is the SA-2, modified from SA to SS rocket (no big deal). It has a range of 30km and goes up to 23km altitude. Chinese enhanced this rocket to a range of 100km. I do not understand, how can they shoot this rocket to a distance of 700km. The rocket is fast, as it deals with planes. But the burning time of the first and second stage is less, than a minute all together, rather some 45 seconds. How the h**l can it… Read more »