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Airstrikes in Yemen kill dozens as U.N. meets on crisis
Airstrikes in Yemen kill dozens as U.N. meets on crisis

Saudi-led airstrikes pummeled Yemen’s capital and the southern seaport of Aden on Friday, killing several dozen people, at least some of them civilians, medical officials and witnesses said, as cease-fire calls from the United Nations and others went unheeded. The new round of bombardment came hours after an overnight attack by Shiite Muslim insurgents on a frontier post that killed three Saudi troops, according to a Saudi announcement. It said dozens of Houthi rebels died in the attack, the most significant strike in the border zone since the start of the Saudi-led offensive more than five weeks ago. The World Health Organization says the death toll in Yemen has topped 1,200, many...

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