The Agony of Saada
U.S. and Saudi Bombs Target Yemen's Ancient Heritage
Publisher: The Intercept
Date Written: 16/11/2015
Year Published: 2015
Resource Type: Article
In addition to the growing number of civilian casualties in the country's seven-month-long war, U.S.-made bombs dropped by fighter jets from a Saudi Arabian-led coalition are pulverizing Yemen's architectural history. These airstrikes are tearing villages apart, forcibly displacing thousands and erasing the country's inimitable heritage, according to the world heritage body, UNESCO.
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