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At least nine dead in Sanaa market bombing, locals say

Monday, July 20, 2015 - 00:51

Saudi-led airstrikes hit a popular market in the Yemeni capital, killing 9 people and wrecking more than 50 shops, a local resident says. Nathan Frandino reports.

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Survivors salvage what they can after another devastating airstrike by Saudi-led coalition jets. What was once a popular local market is now a massive pile of rubble, where residents and witnesses say at least nine people were killed. (SOUNDBITE) (Arabic) SANAA RESIDENT ALI AHMED SAYING: "There are nine victims not counting those still missing and at least 50 or 100 shops were destroyed." The strike is the latest in the ongoing conflict between Shi'ite Houthi rebels and forces of the exiled President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi. So far more than 3,500 have been killed in the fighting and, with no end in sight, the death toll is expected to rise.

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At least nine dead in Sanaa market bombing, locals say

Monday, July 20, 2015 - 00:51