February 2, 2016

Saudis Swear to Curb Yemen Civilian Deaths, but Keep Same Bombing Tactics

While the Saudi government has indicated its concern for civilian casualties in Yemen, it has no plans of scaling down its military operations. Instead, Riyadh will rely on the US and UK for targeting accuracy – a move unlikely to have much effect, given that both nations have been assisting Saudi Arabia from the beginning.

According to estimates from the United Nations, Saudi Arabia’s nine-month military campaign in Yemen has killed roughly 6,000 people. Read more.

Sputnik

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Fighting in Yemen Leaves at Least 30 Dead - Haaretz

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