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SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Saudi Arabia's military said Saturday that 10 of its troops were killed in a rebel missile strike a day earlier in Yemen, raising the death toll in the attack to at least 55 coalition troops killed.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pope Francis' apology for the Roman Catholic Church's crimes against indigenous peoples has not softened opposition among some California Native Americans to his decision to canonize 18th-century Franciscan missionary Junipero Serra.
Ten Saudi soldiers were killed in the missile strike in Yemen that also left 45 Emirati soldiers dead, Saudi media said Saturday, in the kingdom's first losses inside the country. Friday's explosion at the Safer base in Marib province east of the rebel-held Yemeni capital Sanaa was also reported to have killed five troops from Bahrain. It was the worst day yet for the Saudi-led coalition that in March began a campaign of air strikes, targeting Iran-backed Shiite rebels, aimed at restoring President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi's government to power.