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In a first report released on Tuesday, a team of UN-mandated investigators said all parties in Yemen's conflict have committed a "substantial number of violations of international humanitarian law".
The US, France and Britain -- three of the five permanent council members -- have supported the Saudi coalition in its military campaign, but have expressed concern over the heavy toll on civilians.
The fighting has been concentrated over the past two weeks in al-Tuhyta district, south of Hodeida, a vital lifeline for Yemen's aid-dependent population.
A Saudi-led coalition battling Yemen's Huthi rebels has warned them of a "painful" response if they mounted new attacks on Saudi Arabia using what it said were Iran-supplied drones
Khartoum has deployed hundreds of soldiers in Yemen since 2015 as part of the alliance battling on the side of the country's government against Iran-backed Huthi rebels.
The Saudi-led military coalition called for an immediate ceasefire and an end to 'all forms of armed conflict', in a statement cited by Saudi state news agency SPA.
The International Committee for the Red Cross said late Monday that at least 36 people have been killed and 185 others wounded in two days of fighting in Aden.
Government forces have launched an offensive backed by air support from the Saudi-led Arab coalition to oust Huthi rebels from around Yemen's third largest city Taez, military sources said.
Clashes in the Yemeni rebel heartland of Saada province have killed 40 rebel fighters, while the rebels reported nine civilians among 22 dead in Saudi-led air strikes.
Yemen is the scene of the world's worst humanitarian crisis, and millions of people there are directly threatened by famine, according to the United Nations.
The medical sources confirming the incident said that several rebels were also injured in the attacks, which targeted Houthi positions south of Hodeidah province.
Saleh had recently broken his uneasy three-year-old alliance with the Huthis and said he was open to talks with the Saudis.
The victims were refugee who died in an air strike on the city of Taiz in southern Yemen.