Yemen: UN condemns deadly air strikes in Hajjah and Taez

Yemen: UN condemns deadly air strikes in Hajjah and Taez

UN Secretary-General António Guterres strongly condemned on Monday air strikes on a wedding in Hajjah and civilian vehicles in Taez, Yemen, which reportedly killed at least 50 civilians, including children, and injured dozens of others.

“The Secretary-General expresses his deepest condolences to the families and friends of the victims,” his spokesman said in a statement to the press.

“The Secretary-General reminds all parties of their obligations under international humanitarian law with regard to the protection of civilians and civilian infrastructure in times of armed conflict. He calls for a quick, efficient and transparent investigation,” he added …

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