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Over 27,000 Yemenis martyred, injured by US-Saudi aggression barbaric air attacks: Health Ministry

Over 27,000 Yemenis martyred, injured by US-Saudi aggression barbaric air attacks: Health Ministry

[18/October/2016]



SANAA, Oct. 18 (Saba) – A total of 27,000 Yemenis have so far killed and injured by the 19-month US-Saudi brutal air war aggression, including 751 civilians of the last week aggression air attacks on the funeral hall in the capital Sanaa, the Health Ministry said in a press conference here in Sanaa on Tuesday.

The ministry said that a total of 8000 Yemenis have so far killed, including 136 dead of the last week air attacks on the Sanaa funeral hall, and 19,500 others wounded, including 615 injured of the funeral hall.

The ministry said the death toll of the funeral hall is more likely to increase due to hundreds of the injured were still suffering from critical injuries and being under treatments in the hospitals.

The ministry also provided a number of health facilities damaged by the aggression barbaric air attacks since 2015, saying that a total of 216 health establishments have been damaged since the beginning of the aggression war against the Yemeni people, in addition to 199 other health facilities stopped to provide health services.


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