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Saudi-led airstrikes kill at least 60 in Yemen just before truce

Saudi-led airstrikes kill at least 60 in Yemen just before truce

At least 60 people were reported killed in late-night airstrikes targeting the port city of Mukha just hours before officials of the Saudi Arabian-led coalition on Saturday announced a five-day humanitarian truce in fighting with Houthi rebels who have seized the capital, Sana, and other Yemeni cities. The air attacks struck a residential neighborhood near an electric station that provides power for the Taizz province city, known as a major coffee-growers marketplace. Some reports placed the death toll as high as 120. The Ministry of Health said that about 100 people were injured, many of them women and children. Tamim Shami, a Ministry of Health spokesman, termed the strikes...

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