A rocket were fired at a gas station located at the entrance to the Ritaf hospital in the northwest of Yemen, writes Save the Children in a press release.
”the Hospital had only been open for half an hour and many patients and staff arrived to a stressful morning. Among them, a vårdarbetare who died together with their two children,” writes charity.
reportedly killed and two adults missing.
this hospital is just one of the many hospitals that Save the Children supports in Yemen, where we provide life-saving care to children who live in the worst place on earth to be a child, " says the organisation's international ceo, the previous Danish prime minister Helle Thorning Schmidt, according to AFP news agency.
She demands that the incident is being investigated as crimes.
safe in their hospitals, schools and homes. But again and again we see how the warring parties in Yemen in violation of fundamental rules of war completely.
Save the Children reported earlier in the week that 37 children were killed by foreign bombs each month during the last year.
Around 10,000 people, most of them civilians, have been killed in the conflict, according to the world health organization. But other help desks believe that the number is significantly higher than that, not least by reason of the famine.