Dec. 19, 2009
Houthi fighters say Saudi warplanes have fired some 1,011 missiles on the borderline with Yemen where the Shia population is already under heavy state-led and US-aided bombardment.
The fighters also said on Saturday that the warplanes had carried out nearly 60 air assaults on the residential areas in the northern Al-Jabiri, Al-Dukhan and Al-Malaheet districts.
The Houthis said US attacks on Thursday killed 120 civilians, among whom were women and children. Also on Saturday, a report on the Houthis’ website said that three civilians, including a woman and a child, had been killed in fresh air raids carried out by US warplanes.
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U.S Kill 63 Civilians, 28 Children in Yemen Airstrikes
December 18, 2009
Saudi and U.S. Forces have been carrying out strikes on Yemeni suspected Al-Qaeda positions, which have killed many people over the last 6 months of conflict. This is a conflict rarely mentioned on news networks.
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‘US aided’ deadly Yemen raids – 19 Dec 09
December 19, 2009
The US provided firepower and intelligence to help the Yemeni government launch a series of deadly raids against suspected al-Qaeda bases in the country, the New York Times has reported.
Barack Obama, the US president approved the military and intelligence support after receiving a request from the Yemeni government, the newspaper reported late on Friday, citing officials familiar with the operations.
Al Jazeera’s Muhammad Vall travels to Yemen to see what Yemenis think of the development.
Yemeni official: Army indiscriminately kills civilians-PressTV 20-12-09