Air-dropped bombs in Yemen

At least 6,100 civilians were reported harmed by explosive weapons in Yemen in 2015. That year in Yemen, civilians made up 81% of all deaths and injuries in Yemen from explosive weapons; a figure that jumped to 93% when these weapons were used in populated areas. In 2015, AOAV recorded more civilian deaths and injuries from explosive weapons in Yemen than in any other country. These reports provide evidence and case studies of the devastating impact of air-dropped bombs by the Saudi-led campaign. It shows how devastating weapons with wide area effects such as air-dropped bombs are when used in populated areas.