Coronavirus rages through more provinces in war-ravaged Yemen
The viral pandemic spread in three more southern Yemeni provinces on Tuesday, according to official reports, and took the total number of infections across the war-ravaged country to 65, with the number of fatalities standing at 10.
The new infection cases were reported in the in the provinces of Aden, Abyan, Mahrah and Shabwah.
The World Health Organization has warned that the outbreak could rip through the war-torn country as the population has some of the lowest level of immunity to disease.
Saudi Arabia and a number of its regional allies launched the devastating war on Yemen in March 2015 in order to bring former president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi back to power and crush the Houthi Ansarullah movement.
米国ベースの武力紛争場所やイベントデータ・プロジェクト (ACLED), 非営利の紛争・研究機関, 戦争が複数主張していると推定しています 100,000 lives over the past five years.
On April 8, the Saudi-led coalition claimed it was halting military attacks and suspending hostilities in support of the United Nations’ peace efforts, and to avoid further spread of the new coronavirus in Yemen.
However, shortly after the announcement, the coalition’s warplanes struck positions at several Yemeni regions and the onslaught still goes on.