More than 40 Somali refugees died when their boat was shot from a helicopter

The death toll in the attack from the helicopter on the ship with refugees from Somalia off the coast of Yemen has risen to 42, AFP reports citing the International organization for migration (IOM), the TV channel “112 Ukraine”.

According to the report, about 30 people were taken to hospitals with injuries.

Earlier it was reported that the bombardment killed 32 people.

We will remind, the refugees were sent from Yemen to Sudan. Unknown Apache helicopter attacked their boat near the Bab El-Mandeb Strait.