Saudis to investigate Yemen airstrike that hit packed funeral home

October 9, 2016 4:09 PM

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The Saudi government said Sunday it would investigate reports that an airstrike hit a packed funeral hall in Yemen’s capital, killing more than 140 people and injuring hundreds.

The Saudis said U.S. experts would assist with the investigation into Saturday's attack in Sanaa. In a statement the Saudi-led coalition called the bombing “regrettable and painful” and expressed condolences.

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