Yemen children continue to be injured and killed from landmines, says UN agency

Yemen children continue to be injured and killed from landmines, says UN agency

UNOCHA reporting from Yemen – WNN Improve It (WNN/UNOCHA) Sana’a, YEMEN, WESTERN ASIA: Thirteen-year-old Nakhlah Ramadhan was tending sheep with her younger sister Fatima on the outskirts of the Yemeni capital, Sana’a, when she stepped on a landmine. She was killed instantly; Fatima was seriously injured. In neighbouring Bani Al-Harith District, Safa’a Luqman and her […]

Yemen suffers from low humanitarian aid funding for basic needs says UNOCHA

Yemen suffers from low humanitarian aid funding for basic needs says UNOCHA

WNN Breaking (WNN/UNOCHA) Sana’a, YEMEN, WESTERN ASIA: The UN has warned that efforts to find a political solution to the insecurity that has plagued Yemen since 2011 could be undermined unless support for humanitarian programmes is quickly and dramatically increased. This warning came as UN agencies and partners released their revised humanitarian appeal for 2013. […]