Watchdog: Saudi-led Yemen strikes illegally kill civilians

A Yemeni man stands amid the rubble of a food storage warehouse after it was targeted by air strikes carried out by the Saudi-led coalition in the capital Sanaa on October 26, 2015At least 10 air strikes carried out by a Saudi-led coalition in Yemen broke the laws of war and killed civilians, Human Rights Watch alleged Friday. The strikes are listed in a major new report by the watchdog, which estimates that 2,500 Yemeni civilians have died in coalition strikes since March. Saudi Arabia, the UAE and other Arab allies — with logistical support from the United States — are battling Huthi rebels on behalf of the Yemen government.

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