World Feb 28

A boy sits between the wood poles at a market amid the ongoing fuel and cooking gas shortages in Sanaa, Yemen October 18, 2019. Photo by Mohamed al-Sayaghi/Reuters
UN warns of mass famine in Yemen ahead of donor conference

The U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, or OCHA, said the risk of large-scale famine in the Arab world’s poorest country “has never been more acute,” adding that the years-long conflict, economic decline, and institutional collapse created enormous…