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More than 10,000 attacks on Yemeni women in 2016- UN

More than 10,000 attacks on Yemeni women in 2016- UN

The conflict in Yemen has made women and girls more vulnerable to gender-based violence, with more than 10,000 cases reported last year, the UN Population Fund said on Monday. “Displacement and the breakdown of protection mechanisms has drastically increased the vulnerability of women and girls to violence, whose position in society was already at a […]

March 27, 2017 | By | Reply More
40 soldiers killed in Yemen anti-rebel offensive- army

40 soldiers killed in Yemen anti-rebel offensive- army

At least 28 Huthi insurgents and 12 Yemeni soldiers were killed Tuesday in the southern province of Shabwa as government forces pushed to capture a rebel enclave, military officials said. The fighting flared when forces loyal to President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi attacked rebels in Bayhan district, on the border between Shabwa and Marib provinces. Bayhan […]

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