YEMEN Press Agency

Human Rights Ministry: Coalition carried out thousands of military attacks on residential buildings of civilians protected under international law

SANAA, March 30 (YPA) – The Ministry of Human Rights confirmed on Wednesday that the US-backed Saudi-led aggression coalition carried out thousands of military attacks by air, sea and land on residential buildings for civilians protected under international law.

During a press conference entitled “The Siege is a War Crime and Genocide”, the ministry explained that the aggression caused the displacement of more than 6 million citizens to separate areas inside Yemen.

It indicated that the aggression completely and partially destroyed more than 537 hospitals and health facilities, targeted 92 ambulances, and destroyed two pharmaceutical and oxygen factories.

Moreover, the coalition destroyed more than 435 schools and partially more than 1,578, as well as more than 45 public and private universities and colleges, in addition to more than 74 technical institutes.

The Ministry of Human Rights indicated that the aggression destroyed more than 51 audio-visual and print media institutions, and more than 28 radio and television transmission centers were also destroyed or damaged.