Yemen coalition air raid kills 31, including 17 civilians: Medics

An air strike Sunday by a Saudi-led coalition hit a factory in northern Yemen killing 17 civilians and 14 Huthi rebels stationed nearby, medics and witnesses said.

AFP| Last Updated: Aug 30, 2015, 17:40 PM IST

Sanaa: An air strike Sunday by a Saudi-led coalition hit a factory in northern Yemen killing 17 civilians and 14 Huthi rebels stationed nearby, medics and witnesses said.

The raid targeted a bottled-water plant in Hajja, a province bordering Saudi Arabia. Most bodies transferred to the main public hospital in Hajja were charred, according to medics.