UN experts say Saudi coalition violated law in Yemen attack

U.N. experts investigating the double bombing of a packed funeral hall in the rebel-held Yemeni capital on Oct. 8 are accusing the Saudi-led coalition of violating international humanitarian law by attacking civilians, the wounded, and medical personnel.

The U.N. humanitarian coordinator cited initial reports saying over 140 people were killed and more than 525 injured in the attacks. The Ministry of Health has estimated 114 dead and 613 injured.

The panel of experts said the first bomb hit the Al-Sala Al-Kubra hall in Sanaa which was packed with at least 750 adults and children including leaders of the Shiite Houthi rebels mourning the father of the acting interior...