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Cholera killed 115 people in Yemen in 2 weeks (ICRC) . WHO now ranks Yemen as one of the biggest humanitarian emergencies on the planet with Syria, South Sudan, Nigeria and Iraq

Cholera caused 115 deaths in Yemen in two weeks, where 8,500 suspected cases have been recorded as the country is torn apart by the war, Dominik Stillhart, head of the

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“In Yemen, we can speak of a famine that will happen in two to three months” (ICRC)

Yves Daccord, Director General of the ICRC, is sounding the alarm on Yemen, a “damned” country, stucked between the bombings and the threat of imminent famine. Since March 25, 2015,

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Famines that will kill 20 million if nothing is done

More than 20 million people are at risk of dying of starvation over the next six months in four separate famines, warns Arif Husain, the chief economist of the UN

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Yemen: the plight of begging children victims of war

Ali, a 14-year-old boy, and his 7-year-old brother Majdi, lost their father in a raid. Left to their own devices, they have only to spend their days begging in the

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Yemen: Saudi airstrikes kill 16 in southwest

Saudi Arabian warplanes have bombed residential buildings in the southwestern Yemeni province of Ta’izz, killing at least 16 people. The Saturday attacks targeted the province’s As Silw district, Yemen’s al-Masirah

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Yemen: mass protest for condemn Saudi carnage in Sana’a

Thousands of Yemenis have taken to the streets of the capital, Sana’a, to denounce a recent Saudi airstrike that left hundreds of civilians dead or injured and prompted global condemnations.

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Yemen: UN denounces Saudi raid on western region

The United Nations has censured a deadly Saudi airstrike against a residential neighborhood in Yemen’s western and coastal province of Hudaydah, arguing that such aerial assaults against the impoverished Arab

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Yemen: Saudi warplanes raid the capital

Saudi aggression’s warplanes waged violent raids against the capital Sana’a on Monday, a security official said. The fighter jets launched six strikes, targeting al-Nahdain and Dar Al-Ria’asah areas in al-Sabain

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Yemen: the Saudi regime raids target civilian infrastructure, at least 30 dead

  The unremitting attacks of Saudi Arabia against Yemen’s civilian infrastructure continue. In another attack, the fighter jets of Kingdom bombed a sugar factory in the province of Hudaydah. At

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Yemen : the War costs $14bn in damage and economic losses

A report says Yemen’s war has cost it over $14 billion in damage to infrastructure and economic losses as Saudi Arabia pushes ahead with its deadly military campaign against its