Calls for end to Yemen war offer little hope for hungry children

Children displaced from the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah stand in their shelter in Sanaa, Yemen November 1, 2018. Picture taken November 1, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

TAIZ, Yemen (Reuters) – Lying on a dust-covered bed in a hospital ward in the Yemeni city of Taiz, 10-year-old Ghazi Mohammed barely has enough energy to watch doctors and nurses examine his emaciated body. The boy weighs 8.5 kg (18 lb), less than a third of the average weight of a child his age. […]

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