Thousands of Yemenis have taken to the streets of the capital, Sana’a, to denounce a recent Saudi airstrike that left hundreds of civilians dead and injured and prompted global condemnations.
Carrying flags and placards, the demonstrators gathered outside the United Nations office in Sana’a on Sunday to express their outrage at the Saudi aggression against their country.
More than 140 people were killed and over 525 wounded on Saturday, when the Saudi airstrike hit a community hall in southern Sana’a, where a funeral for the father of Interior Minister Jalal al-Roweishan was being held.
The Saudi missiles tore through the hall with hundreds of body parts left strewn in and outside the building.
President of the Supreme Revolutionary Committee Mohammad Ali al-Houthi called the Supreme Political Council to open recruitment camps to deter assailants and invaders .
In his part, Dr. Tamim Al-Shami the official spokesman for the Ministry of Public Health urged citizens to interact with the calls of hospitals to donate blood for the wounded.