More than 1,000 people have died because of the bacterial infection Cholera in Yemen. People there not only suffer from epidemics, but from an ongoing civil war, attacks and famine.
The UN said Hodeida is "one airstrike away from an unstoppable" cholera epidemic. The port city through which most food and supplies enter Yemen is under attack by the Saudi-led coalition fighting Houthi rebels.
Saudi-led coalition airstrikes hit a school bus and a market in northern Yemen. The coalition said the strikes were legitimate and accused Houthi rebels of using children as human shields.
Medics and aid agencies said Saudi-led airstrikes had caused the deaths of at least 30 people, with many more injured in the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah. The Saudi coalition, in turn, blamed Houthi militia.
Intensified fighting has centered around Hodeida, a key port city the government says is a conduit for rebel arms. One aid worker likened war in Hodeida to war in Antwerp or Rotterdam, and said it must be avoided.
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