A large explosion at a warehouse in Yemen’s rebel-held capital on Sunday killed at least 13 people, including seven children, and wounded more than 100, local medical officials said.

The Iran-aligned Houthi rebels, who seized control of the capital in 2014, said the Saudi-led coalition had targeted the warehouse with an airstrike. The coalition denied carrying out any strikes in the area.

The state-run news agency in Aden, aligned with the internationally-recognized government, said the rebels stored weapons at the warehouse.

A Yemeni woman who was injured in an explosion lies in a bed at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday, April 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
A Yemeni woman who was injured in an explosion lies in a bed at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday, April 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)

The health officials said more than 110 people were wounded in the explosion, which damaged nearby schools. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to brief media.

The coalition has been at war with the Houthis since 2015 in a conflict that has killed tens of thousands of people and pushed the Arab world’s poorest country to the brink of famine.

A Yemeni woman who was injured in an explosion lies in a bed at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday, April 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
A Yemeni woman who was injured in an explosion lies in a bed at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday, April 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
Yemenis carry the body of a girl who was killed in an explosion as others pray, at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday, April 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
Yemenis carry the body of a girl who was killed in an explosion as others pray, at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday, April 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
Yemenis carry the body of a girl who was killed in an explosion, at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday, April 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
Yemenis carry the body of a girl who was killed in an explosion, at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday, April 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
A Yemeni girl who was injured in an explosion receives treatment at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday, April 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
A Yemeni girl who was injured in an explosion receives treatment at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday, April 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
A Yemeni girl who was injured in an explosion receives treatment at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday, April 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
A Yemeni girl who was injured in an explosion receives treatment at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday, April 7, 2019. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)

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