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Three Killed In Suspected Drone Attack at Abu Dhabi Airport

DUBAI: A report of international media outlet  has claimed that Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi group has carried out a drone strike on Abu Dhabi.

According to Abu Dhabi police, three fuel tankers exploded in an industrial area, while a fire broke out at a construction site at Abu Dhabi International Airport killing three people.

The Houthi movement, which is battling a Saudi-led coalition that includes the UAE, has frequently launched cross-border missile and drone attacks on Saudi Arabia, but has claimed few such attacks on the UAE, mostly denied by Emirati authorities.

The three people were killed and six others wounded when three fuel tanker trucks exploded in the industrial Musaffah area near storage facilities of oil firm ADNOC, state news agency WAM said. It said those killed were two Indians and a Pakistani.