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Aid agencies warn cholera and catastrophe loom in Yemen

As fighting rages for control of the key port of Hodeidah, there are fears that the harbor will be closed, cutting off vital supplies to millions

Jonathan Gorvett

  • Asia Times

With fighting continuing in and around the key port city of Hodeidah, aid agencies warned this week that disruption caused by the battle could trigger another cholera epidemic in Yemen – and spell disaster for the millions in the country now dependent on imported…

Faea 1a“If the harbour is closed, it will be devastating,” CARE International Country Director for Yemen Johan Mooij told Asia Times from Aden.

“We have eight…

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