13 iunie 2018

Hundreds of children at risk in Yemen battle: French charity

al-monitor.com

A French food aid group warned Wednesday that the lives of hundreds of children were at stake in Yemen's city of Hodeida after Saudi-backed forces launched a major offensive to recapture the rebel-held port. Yemeni forces supported by a Saudi-led coalition confirmed Wednesday their operation to reclaim the city from Huthi rebels, despite UN warnings of a "catastrophic" impact. Hodeida is the main port of entry to Yemen for the food shipments needed to prevent all-out famine after four years of [...]