Saturday, October 29, 2016

Saudi Airstrike On Prison In Yemen Kills Dozens

BBC: Yemen conflict: Dozens killed as air strikes hit prison in Hudaydah

Dozens of people have been killed at a Yemeni prison complex in air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition, reports say.

Strikes hit a building used as a prison in the al-Zaydiya security headquarters in the western port of Hudaydah, security and medical officials say.

The city is under the control of Houthi rebels, who have been battling the government since 2014.

Rebels and inmates were among more than 30 dead, officials said. Houthi media put the death toll at 43.

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More News On Reports That A Saudi Airstrike On A Prison In Yemen Has Killed Dozens

Saudi airstrikes hit two Yemeni prisons -- The Guardian/AP
Saudi airstrike in Yemen kills 17 -- UPI
Air strike kills 17 in Yemen, exiled president rejects peace plan -- Reuters
Yemen: Air strike kills 17, president rejects UN plan -- Al Jazeera
At least 17 civilians killed by Saudi-led coalition airstrike in Yemen — officials -- RT

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