Prince Mansour bin Muqrin, deputy governor of the Asir province was killed today when the helicopter he was traveling in crashed near Saudi Arabia’s southern border with Yemen.

Al-Ekhbariya, a state television channel, reported that the helicopter was carrying several officials on board, but did not reveal the cause of the crash.


More details to follow. 

Written by Eli Ridder

Eli Ridder is a freelance journalist. He founded The Avro Post in October 2017. He writes for Breaking911 and Guelph Politico, among others. Feel free to connect at ELIRIDDER@ICLOUD.COM or at ELIRIDDER.CA

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