UN accuses two sides in Yemen war of international law violations

Two new UN reports have accused both sides in Yemen's war of violating international laws.

by

    Two new UN reports have accused both sides in Yemen's war of violating international laws.

    One of them says the Saudi-led coalition is recklessly killing children.

    But Yemeni officials and their Saudi backers have defended Saudi Arabia's conduct and are blaming Iran for supporting the Houthi rebels.

     

    Al Jazeera's Rosiland Jordan reports from the UN headquarters in New York.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Visualising every Saudi coalition air raid on Yemen

    Visualising every Saudi coalition air raid on Yemen

    Since March 2015, Saudi Arabia and a coalition of Arab states have launched more than 19,278 air raids across Yemen.

    Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

    Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

    Many Pentecostal churches in the Niger Delta offer to deliver people from witchcraft and possession - albeit for a fee.

    Why did Bush go to war in Iraq?

    Why did Bush go to war in Iraq?

    No, it wasn't because of WMDs, democracy or Iraqi oil. The real reason is much more sinister than that.