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Water Minister affirms to enhance efforts to combat cholera

YemenExtra SH.A. Minister of Water and Environment Nabil Abdullah Al-Wazir stressed on the importance of enhancing efforts against cholera epidemic. The move came during his meeting with the Ministry’s Emergency Operations Room and…

Hundred cases of Cholera face death in Yemen

YemenExtra Y.A The suffering and pain in the hospitals and voluntary camps, in Al-Dhalae and Al-Baidha provinces, are filled with patients due to the cholera epidemic. It has been difficult for health facilities to face in the absence…

Oxfam: Yemen Risks ’Massive Resurgence’ of Cholera

YemenExtra Y.A Yemen risks a “massive resurgence of cholera” amid an escalation of violence in the war-torn state, and ahead of the rainy season, which is expected to accelerate the spread of the disease , Oxfam has warned. "Fears…

Yemen’s Worsening Cholera Outbreak

YemenExtra SH.A. By DANIEL LARISON Yemen’s new outbreak of cholera continues to spread rapidly: “The numbers of people who come to our hospital for cholera complications are just unimaginable,” said Abdel-Moghni, a relative of…

Millions of Yemenis Lack Access to Clean Water

YemenExtra SH.A. Millions of Yemenis are suffering from lack of clean and safe drinking water due to the targeting by coalition of aggression to desalination plants and facilities and the sewage system. Officials are seeking for…

Fresh outbreak of deadly cholera in Yemen: Unicef predicts

YemenExtra Y.A Yemen is likely to be hit by another outbreak of deadly cholera within months, Unicef’s Middle East director has warned on the eve of the third anniversary of the country’s civil war. More than 1 million children were…