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1 “Unprecedented Destruction” in the Middle East
( UN Agencies & Departments )

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7 September 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — The UN refugee agency (UNHCR) says the conflicts in Syria, Iraq and Yemen continue to affect women and children the most.

Created on 2017-09-07 21:53:24
2 $2 Billion Pledged for Yemen
( UN Main Bodies )

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5 April 2018, New York, USA | South-South News — To meet the needs of the world’s worst humanitarian crisis in Yemen, the UN and the governments of Sweden and Switzerland raised more than $2 billion in pledges at a pledging conference in Geneva on April 3.

Created on 2018-04-05 19:49:18
3 First Aid Ship in Four Months Docks in Yemen
( UN Development News )

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22 July 2015, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor — A World Food Programme chartered ship carrying food and supplies for over 180,000 people in conflict-affected regions of Yemen has made port in Aden after four months of aid shipments had been prevented due to fighting.

Created on 2015-07-24 21:46:47
4 Human Rights Investigation in Yemen
( UN Main Bodies )

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2 October 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — The United Nations has agreed to set up an independent international investigation into all alleged abuses of human rights in Yemen by all sides in the three-year civil war and to identify those responsible.

Created on 2017-10-02 20:31:33
5 Plight of Civilians in Yemen Worsens
( UN Agencies & Departments )

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10 February 2017, New York, USA | South-South News —UN agencies are warning that a humanitarian catastrophe looms in Yemen, as the conditions in the country deteriorate due to heavy fighting.

Created on 2017-02-10 22:47:04
6 Security Council Concerns Violence in Yemen
( UN Main Bodies )

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6 December 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — The United Nations Security Council “expressed deep concern about a sharp escalation of violence in Yemen” and called all sides “to deescalate and to re-commit and re-engage without preconditions in the UN-led political process to achieve a durable ceasefire.”

Created on 2017-12-06 18:23:49
7 UN Chief Calls for Yemen Peace Ahead of Ramadan
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15 June 2015, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called for a cessation of hostilities between warring parties in Yemen to honor the Islamic holy period of Ramadan which starts in two days.

Speaking to reporters during a press conference in Geneva, B...

Created on 2015-06-15 18:35:36
8 UN Condemns Hospital Attack in Yemen
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16 August 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — Repeating his call on all warring parties in Yemen to immediately cease hostilities, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the reported coalition airstrike on August 15 on a hospital in the town of Hajjah that killed 11 people.

Created on 2016-08-16 20:36:30
9 UN Condemns Yemeni Drownings
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29 January 2018, New York, USA | South-South News — UN humanitarian agencies expressed “outrage” and “sadness” on January 26 as they confirmed the death by drowning of “at least 30 people” off the coasts of Yemen earlier in the week.

Created on 2018-01-29 18:00:12
10 UN Human Rights Mission to Yemen
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10 November 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — After an official visit to Yemen, a team from the UN Human Rights Office described the situation there as a human tragedy. Hadil Al-Asbahi, a local UN security Officer, expressed the people’s suffering, summing up livelihood in Yemen as “still dead.”

Created on 2017-11-10 22:47:00
11 Warnings on Situation in Yemen
( UN Main Bodies )

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19 April 2018, New York, USA | South-South News — Martin Griffiths, the UN Special Envoy for Yemen, told the Security Council on April 17 that a political solution to end the war “is indeed available,” but warned about deteriorating conditions.

Created on 2018-04-19 14:16:22
12 WFP Assist Yemen
( UN Agencies & Departments )

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16 January 2018, New York, USA | South-South News — The World Food Programme (WFP) has announced today that a ship with four mobile cranes has arrived at the port of Al Hudaydah in Yemen, which is facing the world’s worst hunger crisis.

Created on 2018-01-16 19:20:06
13 WFP Mission to Yemen
( UN Agencies & Departments )

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1 August 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — During a three day visit to Yemen, World Food Program (WFP) Executive Director David Beasley warned that if the funds needed to respond to the humanitarian crisis in the country are not received, “we’re literally talking about of hundreds of thousands of children alone dying in the ne...

Created on 2017-08-01 15:46:09
14 WFP Warns of Hunger in Yemen
( UN Agencies & Departments )

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26 October 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — The World Food Program (WFP) has expressed concern about the deteriorating food security and growing rates of child malnutrition in the hard-to-reach areas of Yemen. A WFP team which recently visited impoverished neighborhoods in the Hajjah and Hodeida governorates described a “very d...

Created on 2016-10-26 21:34:54
15 WHO Reports on Yemen
( UN Agencies & Departments )

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28 December 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — The number of suspected cases of Cholera in war-torn Yemen has now passed the one million mark, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said today at the United Nations in Geneva.

Created on 2017-12-28 19:48:18
16 WHO Warns of the Dangers of Yemen Blockade
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14 November 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — The ongoing blockade of Yemen by the Saudi-led coalition has worsened an already dire situation in the country, where the fuel supplies are due to run out at the end of November, UN officials said.

Created on 2017-11-14 18:44:08

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