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Famine survey warns of thousands dying daily in Yemen if ports stay closed

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GENEVA A U.S.-funded famine survey said on Tuesday that thousands of Yemenis could die daily if a Saudi-led military coalition does not lift its blockade on the country's key ports.

2.5 million Yemenis now lack access to clean water: Red Cross

GENEVA The capital Sanaa and al-Bayda have joined the list of Yemen cities without clean water due to the blockade by a Saudi-led coalition which has cut off supplies of fuel for pumping, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said on Monday.

Health, Environment, 4:34am EST

Lebanon's Hezbollah denies sending weapons to Yemen

BEIRUT The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah said on Monday his Iran-backed group had not sent any weapons to Yemen and denied that it was behind the firing of a ballistic missile at Riyadh from Yemeni territory held by Tehran-allied Houthi forces.

World, Lebanon Nov 20 2017

U.S. sanctions individuals, entities for Iran-linked counterfeiting

WASHINGTON The U.S. Treasury Department on Monday sanctioned a network of individuals and companies it said counterfeited Yemeni bank notes potentially worth hundreds of millions of dollars for Iran Revolutionary Guard's Qods Force.

World, Nov 20 2017

U.N. pleads for end of Yemen blockade or 'untold thousands' will die

(This story from November 16 corrects paragraph 15 to say Aden port only partially open and Sanaa airport remains closed, not open for commercial flights)

World, United Nations Nov 17 2017

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

GENEVA 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.

Health, Environment, Nov 17 2017

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

GENEVA, Nov 17 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.

Utilities, Nov 17 2017

France says Saudi coalition must boost aid efforts to Yemen

RIYADH France's foreign minister on Thursday called on the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen to boost humanitarian efforts for the local civilian population who required "urgent" assistance.

World, Nov 16 2017

World Bank approves $150 million to restore services in Yemeni cities

GENEVA The World Bank agreed on Thursday to grant war-torn Yemen $150 million to help some of its hardest-hit cities restore basic services and fight a cholera epidemic.

World, United Nations, Nov 16 2017

Saudi-led coalition air raid puts Yemen's Sanaa airport out of service: agency

Aden An air raid by the Saudi-led military coalition put Yemeni airport in the Houthi-controlled capital Sanaa out of service on Tuesday, jeopardizing relief shipments to a country on the brink of famine, the state news agency SABA reported.

World, United Nations, Nov 14 2017

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