Amanpour and Company

A Famine in Yemen is Putting Half a Million Children at Risk

Clip: 04/16/2021 | 2m 52s | Video has closed captioning.

There is an ongoing and largely ignored humanitarian crisis in Yemen, which threatens to pull America back into the Middle East. A famine is putting nearly half a million Yemeni children are at risk of starving to death. The Oscar-nominated documentary “Hunger Ward” shows this through the eyes of two female healthcare workers. The film's director joins us alongside CNN correspondent Nima Elbagir.

Aired: 04/16/21

Rating: NR

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