The Saudi-Iranian War, also known as the Third Gulf War, the Great Middle Eastern War, and the War of the Middle East, was a military conflict in the Middle East that lasted from 2024 until 2027, although related conflicts began earlier. The conflict pitted a Saudi-led coalition and an Iranian-led coalition against each other.
Course of the war
War breaks out (2024-25)
On April 16, 2024, Iranian forces launched a coordinated attack on Saudi targets across the Middle East, crippling the Saudi military and killing thousands of civilians.