Civilians killed and wounded in coalition raid on East Sanaa

Civilians killed and wounded in coalition raid on East Sanaa


According to the Saudi “AL-Hadath” channel, coalition fighters raided the "Military police camp in the north eastern suburb of Sanaa," which was turned by militias into a training camp and a weapons depot, for proximity to residential neighborhood, the channel said.

Local residents reported civilian casualties as a result of an explosion in the afternoon near the al-Ra’ee Girls ' School in Sa’wan, in addition to a number of houses damaged.

Meanwhile, a spokesman for the Houthi forces, Yahya al-Surai’a, said in a post on his Facebook page that there were scores of dead and wounded "including female students in raids of Saudi-American aggression against residential areas in Sa’wan ".

The Ministry of Health of Houthis confirmed that nine citizens were killed and 34 injured, most of them students. As a result of the bombing of the coalition, according to a statement issued by the Ministry.

Local residents said a gas tanker trailer exploded at the site, following what was believed to be a raid by coalition fighters.

Activists on social media were circulating a video showing subsequent explosions after rising smoke from the first blast.


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