UAE Denies Houthis Strike, Dubai International Airport Operating as Normal

Published October 1st, 2018 - 04:34 GMT
The Houthi's Masirah TV earlier said, without providing evidence, a Sammad-3 drone had launched a drone attack on the airport. (Shutterstock)
The Houthi's Masirah TV earlier said, without providing evidence, a Sammad-3 drone had launched a drone attack on the airport. (Shutterstock)

Dubai International Airport said on Sunday it was operating as normal following a news report that Yemen's armed Houthi movement had launched a drone attack.

"With regards to reports by questionable sources this morning, Dubai Airports can confirm that Dubai International (DXB) is operating as normal without any interruption," said an airport spokesman.

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The Houthi's Masirah TV earlier said, without providing evidence, a Sammad-3 drone had launched a drone attack on the airport.

UAE officials last month denied reports by Houthi media that the group had targeted Dubai airport with a drone.


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