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Starving children of Yemen

A malnourished boy lies on a bed at a hospital in the Red Sea port city of Houdieda, Yemen. REUTERS/Abduljabbar Zeyad

A malnourished boy lies on a bed at a hospital in the Red Sea port city of Houdieda, Yemen. REUTERS/Abduljabbar Zeyad

A malnourished boy lies on a bed at a hospital in the Red Sea port city of Houdieda, Yemen. REUTERS/Abduljabbar Zeyad
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The mother of 21-month-old Majed Ayyash prepares him to be weighed in a malnutrition intensive care unit in Sanaa, Yemen. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

The mother of 21-month-old Majed Ayyash prepares him to be weighed in a malnutrition intensive care unit in Sanaa, Yemen. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

The mother of 21-month-old Majed Ayyash prepares him to be weighed in a malnutrition intensive care unit in Sanaa, Yemen. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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Ali Mohammed al-Tawaari, a six-month-old malnourished boy, lies in a bed at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Ali Mohammed al-Tawaari, a six-month-old malnourished boy, lies in a bed at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Ali Mohammed al-Tawaari, a six-month-old malnourished boy, lies in a bed at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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Two-year-old Hanadi Dawod cries as she is weighed to check for acute severe malnutrition in a malnutrition intensive care unit in Sanaa, Yemen. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Two-year-old Hanadi Dawod cries as she is weighed to check for acute severe malnutrition in a malnutrition intensive care unit in Sanaa, Yemen. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Two-year-old Hanadi Dawod cries as she is weighed to check for acute severe malnutrition in a malnutrition intensive care unit in Sanaa, Yemen. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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Ali Mohammed al-Tawaari, a six-month-old malnourished boy, cries as he is weighed in a malnutrition intensive care unit in Sanaa, Yemen.  REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Ali Mohammed al-Tawaari, a six-month-old malnourished boy, cries as he is weighed in a malnutrition intensive care unit in Sanaa, Yemen. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Ali Mohammed al-Tawaari, a six-month-old malnourished boy, cries as he is weighed in a malnutrition intensive care unit in Sanaa, Yemen. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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A woman holds her malnourished daughter at a hospital in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A woman holds her malnourished daughter at a hospital in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A woman holds her malnourished daughter at a hospital in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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A woman holds her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding center at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

A woman holds her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding center at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

A woman holds her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding center at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi
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A nurse holds a malnourished child at a hospital in Yemen's capital Sanaa.  REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A nurse holds a malnourished child at a hospital in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A nurse holds a malnourished child at a hospital in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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A malnourished boy cries in his home in Sanaa.  REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

A malnourished boy cries in his home in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

A malnourished boy cries in his home in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi
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A doctor attends to a newborn baby in a special care unit at a hospital in Yemen's capital Sanaa.  REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A doctor attends to a newborn baby in a special care unit at a hospital in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A doctor attends to a newborn baby in a special care unit at a hospital in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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A woman holds her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding centre at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohammed al-Sayaghi

A woman holds her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding centre at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohammed al-Sayaghi

A woman holds her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding centre at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohammed al-Sayaghi
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A woman sits next to her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding center at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

A woman sits next to her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding center at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

A woman sits next to her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding center at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi
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A malnourished child is seen at a therapeutic feeding centre at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa.  REUTERS/Mohammed al-Sayaghi

A malnourished child is seen at a therapeutic feeding centre at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohammed al-Sayaghi

A malnourished child is seen at a therapeutic feeding centre at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohammed al-Sayaghi
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A doctor holds a malnourished boy as his mother sits at a therapeutic feeding centre in the southern Yemeni city of Taiz. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A doctor holds a malnourished boy as his mother sits at a therapeutic feeding centre in the southern Yemeni city of Taiz. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A doctor holds a malnourished boy as his mother sits at a therapeutic feeding centre in the southern Yemeni city of Taiz. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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A woman holds her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding center at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

A woman holds her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding center at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

A woman holds her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding center at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi
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A child suffering from malnutrition rests in a bed at Assabiyn hospital in Sanaa. 

REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A child suffering from malnutrition rests in a bed at Assabiyn hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A child suffering from malnutrition rests in a bed at Assabiyn hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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A woman sits next to her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding centre at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa.  REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

A woman sits next to her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding centre at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

A woman sits next to her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding centre at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi
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A malnourished child lies on a weighing scale at a therapeutic feeding centre at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

A malnourished child lies on a weighing scale at a therapeutic feeding centre at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

A malnourished child lies on a weighing scale at a therapeutic feeding centre at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi
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A woman pinches her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding center at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

A woman pinches her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding center at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

A woman pinches her malnourished child at a therapeutic feeding center at al-Sabyeen hospital in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi
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A family with a malnourished child is pictured in their home in Sanaa.    REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

A family with a malnourished child is pictured in their home in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

A family with a malnourished child is pictured in their home in Sanaa. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi
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A man dresses his malnourished daughter at a malnutrition intensive care unit in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A man dresses his malnourished daughter at a malnutrition intensive care unit in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A man dresses his malnourished daughter at a malnutrition intensive care unit in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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A newborn baby cries in a special care unit at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A newborn baby cries in a special care unit at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A newborn baby cries in a special care unit at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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A malnourished child lies on a bed at a malnutrition intensive care unit in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A malnourished child lies on a bed at a malnutrition intensive care unit in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A malnourished child lies on a bed at a malnutrition intensive care unit in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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A malnourished boy cries as he sits on a bed at a malnutrition intensive care unit in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A malnourished boy cries as he sits on a bed at a malnutrition intensive care unit in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A malnourished boy cries as he sits on a bed at a malnutrition intensive care unit in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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A nurse weighs a malnourished girl at a malnutrition intensive care unit in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A nurse weighs a malnourished girl at a malnutrition intensive care unit in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A nurse weighs a malnourished girl at a malnutrition intensive care unit in Yemen's capital Sanaa. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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