Air strike kills 12
4 April, 2018, 12:00 am
HODEIDAH, Yemen – An air strike by the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen killed 12 civilians on Monday in the coastal city of Hodeidah, medics and a witness said, and the Houthi rebels later targeted Saudi Arabia’s southern border area with a missile.
Medics and a civilian who saw the wreckage said the air strike had destroyed a house in the al-Hali district, where displaced civilians from other provinces were settled.
The 12 victims were all from the same family including seven children, they said.
A spokesperson for the Saudi-led coalition said the report would be fully investigated.