The UN has said that the conflict in Yemen has killed more than 5 thousand civilians

The United Nations stated 5144 deaths among the civilian population during the war in Yemen. This was at the briefing in Geneva, said the UN high Commissioner for human rights Zeid RA’ad al-Hussein, according to Reuters.

According to the UN, most of the people killed in the air strikes inflicted by the coalition, led by Saudi Arabia. He added that on these facts an urgent need to investigate.

He also said that cholera in Yemen from April 2017 fell ill about 650 thousand people.

The armed conflict in Yemen continues with March 2014. Houthi rebels are opposed to the troops of President Abd-rabbu Mansour Hadi, supported by the forces of the Arab coalition led by Saudi Arabia. Part of the territory controlled by the Islamists from the «al-Qaeda».




The UN has said that the conflict in Yemen has killed more than 5 thousand civilians 12.09.2017

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