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Security and medical officials say Saudi airstrikes in Yemen's capital have killed 29

  • Residents look out from a window of their house that was damaged in a Saudi-led airstrike in Sanaa, Yemen, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015. The overnight airstrikes against Yemen's Shiite rebels and their allies have killed almost 30 people, including civilians, in the capital Sanaa, security and medical officials there said Saturday. The coalition's overnight airstrikes hit an apartment building in the center of the capital, a UNESCO world heritage site, killing a family of nine, the officials who remain neutral in the conflict that has divided Yemen's security forces said. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)

    Residents look out from a window of their house that was damaged in a Saudi-led airstrike in Sanaa, Yemen, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015. The overnight airstrikes against Yemen's Shiite rebels and their allies have killed almost 30 people, including civilians, in the capital Sanaa, security and medical officials there said Saturday. The coalition's overnight airstrikes hit an apartment building in the center of the capital, a UNESCO world heritage site, killing a family of nine, the officials who remain neutral in the conflict that has divided Yemen's security forces said. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)  (The Associated Press)

  • A woman searches in the rubble from a house damaged in a Saudi-led airstrike in Sanaa, Yemen, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015. The airstrikes against Yemen's Shiite rebels and their allies have killed almost 30  people, including civilians, in the capital Sanaa, security and medical officials there said Saturday. The coalition's overnight airstrikes hit an apartment building in the center of the capital, a UNESCO world heritage site, killing a family of nine, the officials who remain neutral in the conflict that has divided Yemen's security forces said. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)

    A woman searches in the rubble from a house damaged in a Saudi-led airstrike in Sanaa, Yemen, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015. The airstrikes against Yemen's Shiite rebels and their allies have killed almost 30 people, including civilians, in the capital Sanaa, security and medical officials there said Saturday. The coalition's overnight airstrikes hit an apartment building in the center of the capital, a UNESCO world heritage site, killing a family of nine, the officials who remain neutral in the conflict that has divided Yemen's security forces said. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)  (The Associated Press)

  • People stand amid the rubble of a house damaged in a Saudi-led airstrike in Sanaa, Yemen, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015. The overnight airstrikes against Yemen's Shiite rebels and their allies have killed almost 30 people, including civilians, in the capital Sanaa, security and medical officials there said Saturday. The coalition's airstrikes hit an apartment building in the center of the capital, a UNESCO world heritage site, killing a family of nine, the officials who remain neutral in the conflict that has divided Yemen's security forces said. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)

    People stand amid the rubble of a house damaged in a Saudi-led airstrike in Sanaa, Yemen, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015. The overnight airstrikes against Yemen's Shiite rebels and their allies have killed almost 30 people, including civilians, in the capital Sanaa, security and medical officials there said Saturday. The coalition's airstrikes hit an apartment building in the center of the capital, a UNESCO world heritage site, killing a family of nine, the officials who remain neutral in the conflict that has divided Yemen's security forces said. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)  (The Associated Press)

Security and medical officials say the Saudi-led coalition's airstrikes against Yemen's Shiite rebels and their allies have killed 29 people, including civilians, in the capital Sanaa.

The officials, who remain neutral in the conflict that has divided the country's security forces, said Saturday the coalition's airstrikes hit an apartment building in the center of the capital, a UNESCO world heritage site, killing a family of nine. One more civilian was killed and the search for more that maybe buried under rubble is ongoing. The rebels known as Houthis lost 19 fighters in the overnight attack.

Yemen is torn by ferocious fighting between the Houthis and their allies against the internationally recognized government's forces backed by the Saudi-led coalition.

All officials requested anonymity because they are not authorized to brief reporters.