MSF Hospital in Yemen Bombed by US-Backed Coalition

(picture descrtiption: two images of the Doctors Without Borders Hospitals in Saada left in absolute rubble after Monday night's bombing.)

"Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières confirmed Tuesday afternoon that one of its small hospitals, located in the Haydan district in Saada Province, "was hit by several airstrikes beginning at 10:30 p.m. last night.""

"This is not the first such attack. Since the Saudi-led and U.S.-backed military campaign began over six months ago, the coalition has bombed medical facilities, markets, schools, power plants, refugee camps, factories, and warehouses storing humanitarian supplies. In addition, the Saudi-led naval blockade has left 80 percent of Yemen's population in dire need of food, water, and medical assistance, according to aid agencies."


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Tuesday, October 27, 2015