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UN condemns deadly air strike on Yemen prison

Latesttalks | 22/01/2022 11:00 AM | Click to read full article

The UN has condemned an air strike on a Yemen detention centre that has killed more than 70 people. The facility in Saada, a stronghold of the rebel Houthi movement in north-western Yemen, was hit on Friday.

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said in a statement that the "escalation needs to stop".