Yemen

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Cholera patients line the halls of Yemen's few medical facilities, less than 45 percent of which are fully functional after two years of war. (Photo: Mohammed Hamoud/IRIN News)
President Donald Trump will arrive in Saudi Arabia on Friday bearing a major arms deal for the Gulf kingdom, which observers warn will swiftly then be used against the people of Yemen, who are currently facing a deadly cholera outbreak, devastating famine, and two years of war that shows no sign of abating. In exchange for the $110 billion package...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
A cholera-infected girl lies on a bed at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen May 7, 2017. (Photo: Khaled Abdullah/Reuters)
As if things couldn't get worse for those living in the besieged nation of...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is suing the Trump administration to...

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Mohammed Al-Qawli, an educational consultant in Yemen, remains haunted by the day in January 2013 when he spent hours trying to collect the burned body parts of his brother Ali, a schoolteacher, and his cousin Salim, a student, both "accidentally" killed in a U.S. drone strike. Now Al-Qawli and rights group Reprieve are mounting a legal challenge against the U.K government for failing to investigate human rights violations by a British communications giant allegedly facilitating the killings of...