SABA - Yemen news agency

Print date: 21-01-2019
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Report: Over 34 Yemeni civilians killed, 2 injured in 36+ airstrikes in 24 hours

SANAA, Dec 31 (Saba) - At least 38 civilians were killed and other two were wounded in more than 36 airstrike launched by US-backed Saudi-led aggression coalition warplanes on several Yemeni provinces over the past 24 hours, officials and medics told Saba on Sunday.

In the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah, more than 20 civilians were killed in four US-Saudi airstrikes targeted three cars near a restaurant at the entrance of al-Jarrahi district.

Also in Hodeidah province, a total of 10 women were killed when US-Saudi fighter jets waged 15 strikes on a citizen's farm in east of Qatabah area of Khokhah district.

Furthermore, two citizens were also injured in a strike on a citizen's farm in Tahitah district.

In Amran province, about 50 km north of the capital Sanaa, four citizens were killed in an aggression air strike on a main road of Ghulat Ajib area.

In the northern province of Saada, the aggression fighter jets launched three raids on Qad and Azhor areas of Razih district, one airstrike targeted Aal-Sabhan area on Baqim district, and two airstrikes hit Malaheedh area of Dhaher district.

In the capital Sanaa, two airstrikes hit Nahdain mountain in Sabeen district.

In the province of Hajjah, some 127 km northwest of the capital Sanaa, the warplanes of the Saudi aggression carried out five airstrikes on Marzoq area of Haradh district.

In central province of Marib, two aggression airstrikes completely destroyed two residents' houses and damaged several neighboring homes in Serwah district.

Writing by Sameera al-Mahdi: Editing by Zak