Smoke rises after an airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition at an army base in Sanaa, Yemen, Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
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A Saudi-led coalition airstrike killed 13 teaching staff and four children in northern Yemen, in a raid apparently targeting Shiite rebels, medics and witnesses said Thursday.UNICEF condemned what it called Tuesday's "senseless bloodshed" in Amran province that it said killed 17 civilians and also injured 20 other people. Five Houthis were also killed in the strike, according to medical sources who gave the same civilian death toll of 17 including four children.The United Nations says the war in Yemen has killed a total nearly 4,500 people, many of them civilians.
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