Airstrikes, rebel shelling kill 9
Yemeni security officials said Saudi- led airstrikes and shelling by Shiite Muslim rebels killed nine civilians.
They said f ive civilians were killed when airstrikes targeted Shiite rebels, also known as Houthis, in a market in the northern province of Jawf. At least four civilians were killed when the Houthis shelled a residential area in the southern port city of Aden.
Airstrikes hit rebel positions in the southern city of Ataq, the northern rebel stronghold of Saada, and Lahj, one of the gateways to Aden.