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HR minister, Hodeidah governor inspect humanitarian situation
[20 February 2018]
Interior ministry to complete integrating popular committees into security facilities
[20 February 2018]
Prime Minster mourns al-Shatri's death
[19 February 2018]
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[18 February 2018]
15 Passengers Killed, 3 Injured In Traffic Accident In Sanaa
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Saudi airstrike hit UAE armored vehicles in Taiz
[21 February 2018]
Army shells Saudi soldiers’ gatherings, vehicles in Jizan
[21 February 2018]
15 civilians killed in air strike on Saada
[21 February 2018]
Army’s snipers kill 5 Saudi-paid mercenaries in Marib
[21 February 2018]
Aggression airstrike waged on Hodeidah
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Report: 43 Saudi-led airstrikes hit Yemen on Tuesday
[21 February 2018]
Report: Army wages offensives on Saudi enemy’s gatherings in Tuesday
[21 February 2018]
Report: Army kills, wounds Saudi soldiers, mercenaries on Monday
[20 February 2018]
Report: 3 civilians injured in 40 aggression airstrikes over 24 hours
[20 February 2018]
Report: Yemeni army, committees achieve great victories in battlefronts over Sunday
[19 February 2018]
 
  International
HR ministry condemns Saudi war crimes on Saada
[20 February 2018]
FM sends condolences to Iranian counterpart over plane crash
[20 February 2018]
Yemen condemns Saudi Shura council member inciting to violence
[18 February 2018]
Yemen welcomes new UN envoy
[17 February 2018]
FM meets UN official
[14 February 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 : Thu, 22 Feb 2018 02:00:02 +0300