16 July 2018

35,000 Yemeni households displaced in Al-Hudaydah: UN

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By Mohamed al-Samei ADEN Around 35,000 families have been displaced from Yemen’s coastal city of Al-Hudaydah amid fighting between government forces and Houthi rebels, according to the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). “As of 13 July, approximately 35,000 displaced households have been verified, and 20,000 of them have received RRM assistance,” OCHA said in a statement on Monday. OCHA said intense artillery shelling and airstrikes in Al Tuhayata and Zabid districts [...]