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News Yemen: Hundreds of rights violations documented in Yemen

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/11/hundreds-rights-violations-documented-yemen-171120075203047.html
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

At least 716 cases of rights violations were committed against civilians in Yemen last month, a rights watchdog has said. The Geneva-based SAM Organization for Rights and Liberties said in a statement on Sunday that among the violations were incidents of ...

News Yemen: World Food Program fears more Yemen deaths amid blockade

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/world-food-program-fears-yemen-deaths-amid-blockade-51270431
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

The head of the World Food Program in Yemen said on Monday that millions of Yemenis face the risk of more deaths as aid deliveries cannot get to those in need because of the continuing blockade of the war-ravaged country by the Saudi-led coalition.

News Yemen: Congress must end American support for Saudi war in Yemen

News channel or source: http://thehill.com/opinion/international/361143-congress-must-end-american-support-for-saudi-war-in-yemen
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

The views expressed by contributors are their own and not the view of The Hill The New York Times editorial board recently took an unusual position of denouncing what it called “war crimes” by a U.S. ally, in a war in which the United States is ...

News Yemen: U.N. pleads for end of Yemen blockade or ‘untold thousands’ will die

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/un-pleads-for-end-of-yemen-blockade-or-untold-thousands-will-die/2017/11/17/4aa2d760-cbe4-11e7-b0cf-7689a9f2d84e_story.html
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

GENEVA — The heads of three U.N. agencies urged the Saudi-led military coalition to lift its blockade of Yemen, warning that “untold thousands” would die if it stayed in place. The coalition closed all air, land and sea access to Yemen on Nov. 6 ...

News Yemen: Three Yemen cities run out of clean water due to lack of fuel for pumps: ICRC

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-blockade/three-yemen-cities-run-out-of-clean-water-due-to-lack-of-fuel-for-pumps-icrc-idUSKBN1DH1Q2
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

GENEVA (Reuters) - Three cities in Yemen have run out of clean water because a blockade by a Saudi-led coalition has cut imports of fuel needed for pumping and sanitation, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said on Friday. As a result of ...

News Yemen: How Yemen's civil war is starving its children

News channel or source: https://www.cbsnews.com/videos/how-yemens-civil-war-is-starving-its-children/
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

November 17, 2017, 11:47 AM | The head of the World Food Programme says 125,000 children could die in Yemen as food is blockaded from the country. Scott Pelley shows a rare look at the situation on this week's 60 Minutes.

News Yemen: Yemen’s Collective Starvation: Where Money Can’t Buy Food, Water or Medicine

News channel or source: https://www.counterpunch.org/2017/11/20/yemens-collective-starvation-where-money-cant-buy-food-water-or-medicine/
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

Yemen is in the grip of the world’s worst famine and public health crisis, with all aid to Sana’a and the north presently blocked by the closure of the aiport and closest port, al-Hodeidah. The airport of Sana’a has been closed to all except aid ...

News Yemen: YEMEN: Hunger and Disease Could Kill at Least 50,000 Children This Year, More if Aid Blockade Continues

News channel or source: http://www.savethechildren.org/site/apps/nlnet/content2.aspx?b=9506655&c=8rKLIXMGIpI4E&ct=15007483
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (November 15, 2017) — An estimated 130 children in Yemen die every day from extreme hunger and disease. A continuing blockade on the country’s northern ports of entry is likely to increase the death toll further, past the projected ...

News Yemen: 60 Minutes Imagines a Different War in Yemen

News channel or source: https://lobelog.com/60-minutes-imagines-a-different-war-in-yemen/
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

The November 19 episode of the CBS News program 60 Minutes devoted its first segment to covering the humanitarian atrocity taking place in Yemen. Or rather, it devoted its first segment to covering a fictional crisis loosely based on the humanitarian ...

News Yemen: The Deliberate Starvation of Yemen

News channel or source: http://www.theamericanconservative.com/larison/the-deliberate-starvation-of-yemen/
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

Scott Paul condemns the Saudi stranglehold on Yemen: What makes this situation all the more disgusting is the patent uselessness of the blockade to achieve its stated purpose [bold mine-DL]. It will not improve the security of Saudi Arabia one iota ...