Silent Threat of Hunger Gravest to Yemen

Published on 19 March 2012

Of all the perils facing Yemen, from political unrest to Al Qaeda, it's the silent threat of hunger that is the most dangerous. The UN World Food Programme (WFP) says 5 million Yemenis are facing severe hunger. (..) Lubna Alaman, WFP county director says," almost one quarter of the Yemeni population needs emergency food assistance now."

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