Briefing of KUNA main news for Thursday until 00:00 GMT

JEDDAH – The Saudi Air Defense Force intercept a ballistic missile fired by the Yemeni Houthi rebels.

MOSCOW – Russia plans to close US Consulate General in St. Petersburg and expel 60 US diplomats.

WASHINGTON – US President touts his proposal for rebuilding the US infrastructure.

PARIS – Trade unions at Air France call for a strike on Friday with flight cancellations expected at 25 percent.

ROME – Italian police apprehend five suspects allegedly linked to the 2016 terror attack in Berlin. (end) gb

Source: Kuwait News Agency