17 mai 2018

Yemenis flee Hudaydah en masse as fighting nears: Amnesty


Amnesty International says intense fighting near Yemen’s largest port of Hudaydah has displaced tens of thousands of people, warning against the spread of clashes to urban areas. The rights group said on Thursday that “the worst could be yet to come” after surveying civilians who made the perilous escape from front line towns south of Hudaydah port. Saudi-backed militants are advancing towards the western province, which is under the control of Yemen’s popular Houthi Ansarullah movement. “The [...]