09 august 2020

Yemen’s rebels say floods, heavy rains left over 130 dead


Open this photo in gallery A picture taken on August 5, 2020 shows the facade of some of the UNESCO-listed buildings in the old city of the Yemeni capital Sanaa following heavy rains. MOHAMMED HUWAIS/AFP/Getty Images Yemen’s Houthi rebels said Sunday that floods have swept through rebel-held parts of the country since mid-July amid heavy seasonal rains, leaving more than 130 dead and damaging more than 260 homes. The Houthi-run Health Ministry said at least 124 others were injured by the [...]