Middle East matters

Yemeni voices: First-hand accounts of the war

MIDDLE EAST MATTERS
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By: Sanam SHANTYAEI Follow | Stéphanie CHEVAL | Joanna COCKERELL | Sonia BARITELLO
13 min

This week, we're dedicating the entire programme to Yemen, a decade after the Arab Spring. The uprising, which fractured the country, led to a civil conflict. Many refer to it as "the forgotten war" which has sparked the world's biggest humanitarian crisis, leaving 80 percent of the population reliant on aid. In this edition we bring you some of the voices of this war: the women and children who continue to face increasing brutality.