Yemen Market Airstrike Kills in any event People New York Times

“SANA, Yemen u2014 An airstrike by a military coalition led by Saudi Arabia on an open market in western Yemen killed at least 16 people, United Nations and local officials said Saturday.
The attack late Friday hit a market selling khat, a mild stimulant common in Yemen, setting off a fire and leaving the dead and wounded scattered in the wreckage.
The strike came as aid organizations are struggling to draw attention to the plight of Yemen, the Arab worldu2019s poorest country, where years of war have created the u201clargest humanitarian crisis in the world,u201d according to Stephen Ou2019Brien, the United Nationsu2019 under secretary general for humanitarian affairs and emergency relief coordinator.
In an address to the United Nations Security Council on Friday, Mr. Ou2019Brien said that two-thirds of Yemenu2019s population, 18.8 million people, needed aid. He added that seven million were hungry and did not know where their next meal would come from, a number that had more than doubled since January.”

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