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Airstrikes on Houthi insurgents kill scores near Saudi border
Airstrikes on Houthi insurgents kill scores near Saudi border

Scores of people were reported killed by overnight Saudi-led airstrikes in northern Yemen targeting Houthi rebel strongholds near the border with Saudi Arabia, pro-Houthi authorities and area residents said Wednesday. There was no independent confirmation of the death toll from the strikes, which hit military and civilian targets in northern Saada and Hajja provinces, according to Miserah TV, a station loyal to the Houthi rebel movement. More than 30 missiles hit the region, the station said. Some local accounts put the death toll at more than 100, but Reuters news service cited Houthi sources saying 43 people were killed and at least 100 wounded. The attacks came after the Houthis,...

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