Somalia blames Saudi-led coalition for deadly strike on boat

MOGADISHU, Somalia — Somalia's government on Saturday blamed the Saudi-led coalition for Friday's attack on a boat that killed at least 42 Somali refugees, calling the assault by a military vessel and a helicopter gunship "horrific."

Somalia urged the U.S.-supported coalition to investigate. The boat packed with dozens of refugees was more than 30 miles off war-torn Yemen's coast when it came under attack. Some of the passengers were women and children.

Read the full article...