One Woman Killed, 5 Wounded in Saudi Air Raid on Sa’ada


Althawra Net

According to a security source in Sa’ada, Saudi war jets have bombarded homes and a popular market in Hidan district destroying two houses and a number of shops, have killed a woman and injured 5 citizens

The Saudi aggression waged two air raids targeting citizens’ houses in Shawariq area in Razih district of Sa’ada, killing a woman and wounding five others, a security source said on Saturday

The source pointed out that the Saudi war jets renewed their bombardment on citizen’s homes and a popular market in Hidan district, destroying two houses and a number of shops in the market

The aggression warplanes waged three raids on al-Ozd area, a raid on Ma’een area and another on Bani Sayah area in Razih district, causing big damage to citizens’ houses and property, the source added

Riyadh has repeatedly used cluster bombs against the Yemenis during the past months. On Wednesday, Saudi jets reportedly dropped banned cluster bombs on Sa’ada and killed an unspecified number of civilians

Some 7,000 people have lost their lives in the airstrikes, and a total of nearly 14,000 people have been injured since late March

As many as 114,000 others have also been forced to flee the war-stricken country due to the Saudi aggression, according to a UN report earlier this month; SABA News reported