US-made bomb killed civilians in Yemen residential building, says Amnesty

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Human rights group condemns flow of arms from US, UK and France to Saudi Arabia-led military coalition and used in Yemen

A bomb that destroyed a residential building in Yemen’s capital last month, killing 16 civilians and injuring 17 more – including a five-year-old girl called Buthaina whose photograph went viral after the strike – was made in the US, Amnesty International has said.

The assessment was based on an examination of the remnants of the weapon used in the 25 August airstrike.

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