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'Untold thousands' will die unless Saudis lift Yemen blockade: UN

FILE - In this April, 13, 2017 file photo, Yemeni children wait to receive food rations provided by a local charity, in Sanaa, Yemen. Save the Children, an international aid group said late Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, that an estimated 130 children or more die every day in war-torn Yemen from extreme hunger and disease. It said a continuing blockade by the Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen's Shiite rebels is likely to further increase the death rate and that over 50,000 children are believed to h

 

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