yemeni civil war

Transparency, Accountability, Needed on Saudi Air Strikes in Yemen: U.N.

By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA, Aug 25 – The United Nations human rights office called on Thursday for more light to be shed on the Saudi-led coalition air strikes in Yemen and for violations including attacks on protected sites like hospitals to be punished. Air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition are responsible for “the single largest

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From Riches to Rags

As the war in Yemen turned her wheel of fortune, Anhar found herself in jail BY Yasser Rayes The hardships of living in a prison cell are clearly visible in Anhar’s eyes, a Yemeni woman hiding a lot more than just a face behind a veil. She was hiding her despair behind a wall of

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Yemen: In and Out of Africa

When Yemenis fleeing war make it to Djibouti, they often find Ethiopians heading in the other direction BY Laura Secorun A corpse lies by the side of the road. The man, likely an Ethiopian in his late 20s, is facedown under a bush with his arms stretched out in front of him. He is wearing only shorts

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