“We’ve had enough,” State Department spokesman Ned Price said. “We are appalled by Marib’s continuous assaults.”
According to the province governor’s spokesperson, at least ten additional individuals were injured in the incident, including two children.
Iran-backed Since February, Houthi rebels have been seeking to take Marib from the internationally recognized government, completing their control of Yemen’s northern region.
“What we do know is that the Houthi onslaught in Marib is worsening the humanitarian catastrophe in Yemen. According to many accounts, it is the site of the world’s biggest humanitarian disaster “Price said.
Tuesday’s missiles targeted a residential neighborhood near a gas station where a Houthi missile and explosive-laden drone strike killed at least 21 people earlier this month, including a father and his 2-year-old daughter.
The Houthi rebels, who are supported by Iran, have been seeking to sin. Houthi missile attack in Yemen.
According to UN experts, the Houthi missile attack in Yemen and weapons used by the Houthis in assaults in Yemen and against Saudi Arabia, including missiles and drones, are reported to be Iranian-made.