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Yemeni deaths due to diphtheria likely to rise amid blockade

A malnourished Yemeni child receives treatment at a hospital in the Yemeni port city of Hodeidah on January 16, 2018. The war in Yemen has killed or injured more than 5,000 children and left another 400,000 severely malnourished and fighting for their lives, the UN children's agency said today. (AFP / ABDO HYDER)

 

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