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UN: at Least thirty civilians were killed in air strikes in Yemen

Air strikes in Yemen come Saturday, and more than thirty citizens ‘ lives, reports The New York Times, on the basis of the United Nations (un).

According to the office of the United Nations system in Yemen-have been at least 31 civilians have been implemented, and 12 others were injured. The health of the Houthi rebels report that a minimum of 32 deaths. Most of the wounded to the hospitals, to put.

According to the Iran-affiliated Houthi’s were the air attacks as a retaliation of international coalition of kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Yemeni government, since the rebels on Friday, a oorlogsvliegtuig of the coalition was shot down over the province of Al Jawf. It is not clear whether the attack people in your life.

Aid agency calls for a stop to arms

A spokesman for aid agency Save the Children on Saturday called for no weapons to be delivered to the parties involved in the conflict. Saudi Arabia has billions of dollars, euro’s, British, American and French weapons bought. Iran has always denied the weapons supplied to the rebels.

In yemen, it is, since 2015, is entrenched in a war between the government and the Houthi rebels. Saudi Arabia is leading, together with the Yemeni government to the international coalition against the Houthi’s.

Because of the unrest, with rising prices in the country, in which Yemenis have no food. According to the Red Cross, and 3.2 million women and children in Yemen are acutely malnourished.

99VideoWaarom the war in Yemen for the past four years

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