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“Dozens of people were reportedly killed on Saturday in an airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition on a prison compound in western Yemen.

The pro-Houthi Al-Masira television said four airstrikes targeted the prison compound in the al-Zaydiya security headquarters in Hudaydah province.”

Full story at albawaba.

“The prison held 84 inmates when it was struck three times late on Saturday, Hashem al-Azizi, deputy governor of the province of Hodeidah, told Reuters.”

“Most of the victims were anti-rebel detainees who were being held in two cells at the detention centre in Zaidia, north of Hodeidah., a source who requested anonymity told the German news service DPA.” More at Deutsche Welle.

There are also stories on this from the New York Times and Aljazeera.

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