Yemen rebels say more than 100 killed in Sanaa air strikes

Yemenis and rescue teams gather at the site of reported airstrikes by Saudi-led coalition air-planes in the capital Sanaa on October 8, 2016Rebels in control of Yemen’s capital accused the Saudi-led coalition fighting them of killing more than 100 people and wounding hundreds more Saturday in air strikes on a funeral in Sanaa. The coalition, which has come under increasing international scrutiny over alleged civilian deaths, denied any responsibility for the attack. “The toll is very high: more than 520 wounded and more than 100 martyrs,” the spokesman of the health ministry in Sanaa, Tamim al-Shami, told rebel Almasirah television.

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