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40 people killed in Yemen after air strike on refugee camp

31 march 2015 | 11:44

Women, children are among the victims, 200 people have been injured. 

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40 people killed, 200 wounded as a result of an air strike in Yemen
At least 40 people have been killed as a result of an airstrike on refugee camps in northern Yemen.

A possible aim of the strike was a military facility located nearby, reports Reuters.

Yemen's state news agency Saba has reported that women and children are among the victims.

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IOM also reported that 200 people have been wounded as a result of the airstrike.

Saudi Arabia along with its allies continued to strike Houthi rebel positions in Yemen on March 30.

On March 26, Saudi Air Force attacked air base and airport in Sana'a since the positions had been under the control of rebels, fighting against the current president of Yemen.

Source: zn.ua

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