The attack killed at least 100 people, and the admission was a rare acknowledgment by the coalition that it had hit a civilian site.
According to the Human Rights Watch, the coalition led by Saudi Arabia killed 60 civilians during at least six "unlawful" airstrikes in residential areas of Yemen's capital.
The Saudi Arabia-led Arab coalition continued to launch airstrikes in Yemen on Friday, targeting rebel bases in a series of attacks that local officials say killed at least 39 civilians.
The Saudi-led coalition warplane bombed a crowded funeral hall in Yemen's capital Sanaa. An investigation has concluded that the coalition believed it was a gathering of rebel leaders.
RIYADH (Reuters) - The Saudi-led coalition fighting the Iran-backed Houthi movement in Yemen attacked a funeral there after receiving incorrect information from Yemeni military figures that armed Houthi leaders were in the area, an ...