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Years of conflict pushing people in Yemen to edge of famine

Families seek safety amidst fighting and epidemics; an end to war is the only solution to humanitarian crisis.

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The stakes in Yemen: Reflections on the world’s largest humanitarian emergency

More than three years of war in Yemen have created near-famine conditions and triggered the largest and fastest-spreading cholera outbreak in recorded history. Oxfam America President Abby Maxman reports on our work there, and what’s needed to end the conflict and suffering.

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My holiday wish for the people of Yemen

My favorite thing about the holiday season is the chance for my family to come together and reconnect for quality time to relax, play, and reflect. As the year winds down, I can’t help but think of the families I met in Yemen earlier this year. I wonder, and worry, about how they’re coping.