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President al-Mashat: New invaders' ambitions will never be realized in Yemen
[21 May 2018]
Ministry of Civil Service: Tuesday, May 22, official holiday
[21 May 2018]
PM discusses service projects in capital Sanaa
[20 May 2018]
PM discusses service projects in capital Sanaa
[20 May 2018]
Health Minister meets UNICEF representative
[20 May 2018]
 
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
Top military commander killed in Jawf
[22 May 2018]
Army spokesman: Military operation against coalition militias in western coast continues
[22 May 2018]
Artillery shelling targets mercenaries’ gatherings in Hajjah
[21 May 2018]
Army repels mercenaries’ infiltration in Najran
[21 May 2018]
Aggression warplanes launch 9 strikes on Hajjah
[21 May 2018]
 
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Report: Army carries out military offensives targeting Saudi troops over 24 hours
[21 May 2018]
Report :Army carries out offensives on Saudi troop in front lines over 24 hours
[20 May 2018]
Report: Saudi-led aggression launches 10 airstrikes, ground attacks on Sanaa, Saada over 24 hours
[20 May 2018]
Report: Saudi aggression continues targeting Saada, Hajjah over 24 hours
[19 May 2018]
Report: Yemen army, committees kills dozens of coalition troop over 24 hours
[19 May 2018]
 
  International
FM condoles his Cuban counterpart in air plane crash
[20 May 2018]
Fierce new coalition offensive displaces tens of thousands of Yemeni civilians from Hodeidah: Amnesty
[18 May 2018]
President congratulates Arab, Islamic nations for Ramadan
[16 May 2018]
Ministry of Expatriate Affairs condemns US embassy relocation to Al-Quds
[15 May 2018]
Ansar Allah Political Bureau condemns transfer of the US Embassy to Jerusalem
[14 May 2018]
  International
UNICEF: Over 3 million Yemeni children born since Saudi wages war
[17/January/2018]

SANAA, Jan 17 (Saba) – UNICEF said more than 3 million children were born in Yemen since the US-backed Saudi-led aggression coalition waged war against the Arab country in March 2015, in a stamen it released on Tuesday.

The UN report stressed that the it will work hard to ensure its services for children, particularly whom will born during this year to be far away from their predecessors suffering.

"More than 3 million children were born in Yemen since the escalation in violence in March 2015 in the worst conditions and the hardest ," UNICEF Representative in Yemen, Michele Relano said in a press conference in the capital Sanaa.

She reviewed that 1, 600,000 children were born outside the hospitals and without any health supervision, which exposed their lives to danger, and 25,000 children die every year at birth or the first month of birth, while 30 percent live in deficient weights and 30 percent were born before the date of birth conditions were lacking for basic living materials such as clean water, food, and others.

"An estimated 1.5 million children are acutely malnourished, including nearly 400,000 severe acutely malnourished children who are fighting for their lives." Relano said according to the UNICEF report.

On the outbreak of the diphtheria, the UNICEF Representative in Yemen confirmed that the number of cases registered to date has reached 600.


Sameera H.-Zak
saba
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UPDATED ON : Tue, 22 May 2018 03:30:04 +0300