Report: Saudi warplanes conduct over 45 airstrikes, kill 6 civilians in 24 hours




The Saudi-led coalition warplanes launched over 45 air strikes over the past 24 hours, killing at least six Yemeni civilians, including a woman, and wounding a person when targeting several Yemeni cities, officials and medics told YemenExtra on Thursday.

In the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah, five civilians, from Yusif Saeed Rami family, were killed when the coalition’s warplanes waged an strike on their house in Jahrofah area of Tahita district.

Also in Hodeidah governorate, the Saudi-led aircraft conducted an airstrike targeting a civilian’s car in Jurahi district, and another one on Khokha junction road of Hais district, leaving severe damage to public and private properties.

In northern governorate of Jawf, an old woman was shot dead by Saudi-paid militias in Almutoon district, in addition the warplanes waged five airstrikes on the same district.

In the southern governorate of Dhale, a civilian was injured in a Saudi American airstrike on a farm’s water pump in Damt district.

In the governorate of Hajjah, some 127 km northwest of the capital Sana’a, the fighter jets launched ten strikes on Medi and Haradh districts, and another one on Mahabisha triangle.

In Sana’a governorate, the coalition fighter jets carried out nine strikes on several area of Nehm district.

In the northern governorate of Saada, the warplanes launched three strikes on Shaeer valley in Baqem district and another six on Boqa and Sawh areas of Ketaf district.

Meanwhile, the Saudi missile and artillery forces shelled several areas of Razeh border district, also in Saada.

In the bordering governorate of Najran, the Saudi-led air force carried out two raids on Al-Shorfa site.

In the bordering governorate of Jizan, an airstrike struck Qiwa village while an additional three hit Qaim AL-Siyabah area. Moreover, Apaches launched more than 198 rockets on Huraira and Romdhah area.

In the central governorate of Marib, about 173 km to the northeast of Yemen’s capital, Saudi-paid militias fired artillery shells at civilians’ farms in Hurib Al-Qaramish district.

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