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WHO: There are more than 100,000 cholera cases in Yemen in past month

More than 100,000 cholera cases in Yemen in past month, AFP news agency reported on Wednesday citing World Health Organization.  According to agency, a cholera outbreak of more than 100,000 cases has erupted in war-ravaged...

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, Yemen and Egypt cut ties with Qatar — What we...

Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain, Yemen and Egypt severed ties with Qatar on Monday morning, following a diplomatic rift in the Gulf region in recent weeks. - Saudi Arabia - According to the Saudi Press Agency,...

Stop Arming Saudi Arabia, it is bombing civilians in Yemen — HRW

President Trump has announced a $110 billion weapons deal to Saudi Arabia, doubling down on US support for a Saudi-led coalition military campaign in Yemen that has resulted in numerous violations of the laws...

Cholera cases in Yemen to reach 130,000 in the next two weeks

Cholera cases may reach 130,000 in two weeks as already dire situation for children is becoming a disaster.  Unprecedented spread of cholera in Yemen as health workers race against time to save children. Full photos and...

24 million children in need in the Middle East and North Africa — UNICEF

Violence and conflict in the Middle East and North Africa have put in jeopardy the health of 24 million children in Yemen, Syria, the Gaza Strip, Iraq, Libya and Sudan. Damage to health infrastructure is...
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YEMEN — “I feel sorry to see my children go without food.”

The Yemeni Crisis began with the 2011–12 revolution against President Ali Abdullah Saleh, who had led Yemen for more than two decades. After Saleh left office in early 2012 as part of a mediated agreement...

Cholera in Yemen left 242 people dead and up to 23,500 sick, only in...

A cholera outbreak in war-ravaged Yemen has killed 242 people, and left nearly 23,500 others sick in the past three weeks alone, the World Health Organisation said Friday. The UN health agency said that in...

United States and Britain making money from Saudi war on Yemen

Chris McGrane, an activist and political commentator, says the United States and Britain are "very adamant to carry on this massive sale of arms to Saudi Arabia because the more bombs Saudi Arabia drops...

Saudi-led war on and embargo against Yemen behind a cholera epidemic

International organizations, including the United Nations (UN) and the Red Cross, say the Saudi-led war on and embargo against Yemen are behind a cholera epidemic that has claimed the lives of more than 180...

Yemen: 7.6 million people live in areas at high risk of cholera — UN...

The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said that an estimated 7.6 million people live in areas at high risk of cholera transmission in Yemen, UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric told reporters...

Cholera kills 115 people and left 8,500 ill only in two weeks in Yemen

A cholera outbreak in war-torn Yemen has killed at least 115 people and left 8,500 ill as hospitals struggle to cope with an influx of patients, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)...

Cholera outbreak killing 25 people in a week in Yemen — WHO

A cholera outbreak in Yemen killed 25 people this week, the World Health Organization said on Monday. ______ The UN agency has reported 1,360 cases of the diarrhoeal disease since April 27. The UN agency statement came...

Hunger as weapon — Yemen needs more food, not more arms

The world promised Yemen only half the aid it needs. Yet at the same time, arms sales to the warring factions are thriving. What is needed now is an arms embargo, writes Matthias von...

“Look at Syria now, and Yemen. We can ask ourselves – who’s next?” —...

Most terrorist groups today are a product of political, financial, and military efforts from the outside of the country where they operate, Russian Deputy Defense Minister, Aleksandr Fomin, told RT ahead of the VI...

3.5 million Yemeni children dreaming of getting an education as war destroyed schools, UNICEF

Roua Ahmed's classes ended abruptly when her school in Yemen was bombed, but she still clings to her dream of getting an education. ______ She is one of hundreds of thousands of young Yemenis forced out...

Every 10 minutes one Yemeni child dies of malnutrition and other illness caused by...

Two years into the Yemeni conflict, children continue to suffer the consequences and will soon succumb to starvation without prompt humanitarian assistance and viable efforts to bring peace to the war-ravaged country, UNICEF said...

UN says 106 civilians killed in Yemen by the Saudi Arabia regime during the...

The United Nations human rights office says 106 civilians have been killed in Yemen, mostly by airstrikes and shelling by the Saudi regime and its allies, during the past month alone. ______ In a statement marking...

Saudi Arabia is carrying out an “open-air massacre” of Yemeni civilians facing famine

Aid groups say Saudi Arabia is carrying out an “open-air massacre” of Yemeni civilians facing famine amid Riyadh’s two-year-long military campaign against the impoverished country. ______ "The bombs that rain down every day in Yemen show...

Saudi Arabia is committing systematic war crimes, verging on genocide in Yemen

Five children have lost their lives in an attack, which targeted al-Mokha District of Ta’izz Province in Yemen’s southwest. Two other people were also killed in another Saudi air raid in Dhamar province in...

Bombs instead of food: Conflict has driven Yemen to the brink of famine

Conflict has driven Yemen to the brink of famine. Few areas have been hit harder than al-Hudaydah, where many people are now bereft of hope. ______ Broom-maker Taie al-Nahari is kneeling on the sand, shirtless, outside...