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SPC approve to extend term of President al-Mashat
[16 August 2018]
FM sends 2 messages to UN general-secretary and to head, members of SC on coalition' crimes
[16 August 2018]
FM meets UNDP's Director for regional affairs
[16 August 2018]
President congratulates the President of South Korea on the day of liberation
[16 August 2018]
Saudi-led coalition hampers more than 10 prisoners exchanges operations
[15 August 2018]
 
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
Army spokesman: Army's tactical operation helps to cause human losses among coalition mercenaries
[16 August 2018]
Army launches ballistic missile on Saudi camp of Al-wajeeb forces in Najran
[16 August 2018]
Army shells Saudi army's gatherings, destroys military vehicle of Saudi-led mercenaries in Asir
[16 August 2018]
Army destroys military vehicle carrying Saudi-paid mercenaries in Jawf
[16 August 2018]
Army destroys 2 military vehicles of Saudi-paid mercenaries in Medi
[16 August 2018]
 
  Reports
Report: Army inflicts Saudi-led mercenaries losses in lives, equipments over past 24 hours
[14 August 2018]
11 Civilians killed, 18 others injured in Saudi-led airstrikes over past 24 hours : Report
[14 August 2018]
Dozens of Saudi-backed militiamen killed, injured in Najran, Asir, Jizan: Report
[13 August 2018]
Report: Army launches missile attacks on Saudi-led mercenaries over past 24 hours
[13 August 2018]
Reporter: 15 Saudi-led airstrikes hit several provinces over day
[13 August 2018]
 
  International
Saudi extremist regime commits genocide in Yemen : Slovakian Parliament
[15 August 2018]
Deputy PM, UN official stress doubling efforts to combat cholera
[06 August 2018]
ICRC condemns Saudi airstrikes on Hodeidah hospital
[04 August 2018]
Health minister stresses enhancing cooperation with WHO
[01 August 2018]
Al-Masirah TV reporter injured in Saudi border shelling
[01 August 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, 16 Aug 2018 10:58:55 +0300