Saudis Face Mounting Pressure Over Civilian Deaths in Yemen Conflict

September 29, 2015 6:12 PM

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CAIRO — Saudi Arabia faced mounting international pressure on Tuesday to halt its bombing campaign in Yemen the day after airstrikes killed dozens of people at a village wedding on the Red Sea coast.

The attack occurred Monday morning in the village of Wahija, south of the city of Mokha, and appeared to be one of the deadliest involving civilians since the military campaign began in March. Local witnesses said on Monday that at least 70 people were killed in tents that had been set up for the we...

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