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Yemen Houthis Say 30 Dead, Hundreds Hurt in Saudi Airstrike

Smoke rises after a Saudi-led airstrike hit a site where many believe the largest weapons cache in Yemen's capital, Sanaa, is located on Monday, April 20, 2015.

Smoke rises after a Saudi-led airstrike hit a site where many believe the largest weapons cache in Yemen's capital, Sanaa, is located on Monday, April 20, 2015.

Photographer: Hani Mohammed/AP Photo
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At least 30 people were reported dead after a Saudi airstrike near Yemen’s capital Sana’a hit a munitions base.

The explosion in the Faj Attan district west of the capital on Monday left more than 350 people injured, many of them women and children, according to the official news agency Saba, which is under the control of the Shiite rebels.