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Eight women killed 10 injured in air raid at Yemen funeral

Eight women killed 10 injured in air raid at Yemen funeral

Yemeni capital air raid kills eight women and a child at a funeral reception, witnesses said, adding to the conflict’s mounting civilian death toll. 10 other women were wounded in the overnight raid on the district of Arhab, 40 kilometres (25 miles) north of Sanaa, medics sent to the site told. The United Nations gave […]

February 18, 2017 | By | Reply More
Rocket kills 7 civilians in Saudi as Yemen probe begins

Rocket kills 7 civilians in Saudi as Yemen probe begins

Aug 17, – A rocket fired by rebels in Yemen killed seven civilians in Najran city in the highest reported number of non-combattant casualties in the kingdom’s south since the Arab coalition intervened in Yemen 17 months ago. Saudi Arabia suffered its worst civilian death toll Tuesday in cross-border shelling from Yemen as an anti-rebel […]

August 17, 2016 | By | Reply More
Saudi-led coalition air strike kills nine Yemeni civilians

Saudi-led coalition air strike kills nine Yemeni civilians

Aug  16, – The attack outside the capital hit the home of a local leader of Yemen’s armed Houthi group while he was out, killing his father and eight members of the family, residents added. An air strike by the Saudi-led military coalition in Yemen killed nine civilians east of Sanaa on Tuesday, residents said, […]

August 16, 2016 | By | Reply More
42 children killed in string of Syria attacks – NGO

42 children killed in string of Syria attacks – NGO

Aug 31, – The Britain-based Observatory said 25 children had been killed between midnight on Saturday and Sunday afternoon, with 17 more killed between Friday and Saturday night. At least 42 children have been killed in government air strikes and shelling across Syria in the last 36 hours, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring […]

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