Airstrike kills 82 at Yemen funeral and injures more than 500

Airstrike kills 82 at Yemen funeral and injures more than 500
 

The Saudi-led coalition airstrike fired rockets at at mourners for the father of the interior minister in the Houthi-dominated Yemeni government, according to local officials.
At least 82 people were killed and 532 injured in the attack. 
Medics and witnesses said a missile tore through a hall in the south of the capital Sanaa where a wake for Interior Minister Galal al-Roweishan’s father was being held, destroying the building.
Witnesses described ambulances ferrying casualties from the scene, where a plume of black smoke rose into the sky. 
A medic said there were mutilated and charred... read more

 
8 October 2016 in World News, Views: 34
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