US calls on Saudi-led coalition to probe Yemen attack

Saudi-led coalition to conduct thorough and transparent investigation into Yemen attack

Reuters August 09, 2018

WASHINGTON: The US State Department called on Thursday for the Saudi-led coalition to investigate reported air strikes in Yemen that killed dozens of people, including children.

50 people killed and 77 wounded, including children, in Yemen air strikes

“We are certainly concerned about the reports that there was an attack that resulted in the deaths of civilians. We call on the Saudi-led coalition to conduct a thorough and transparent investigation into the incident,” State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert told a press briefing.


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