Yemen Conflict

The humanitarian crisis in Yemen escalated in March 2015 as conflict increased in the country. To understand what the conflict is about, how the conflict has affected the people in Yemen, and the worldwide and US response, a list of news articles has been compiled below.

History of the Crisis:

MAPPING THE YEMEN CONFLICT – ECFR
YEMEN CRISIS: WHY IS THERE WAR? – BBC
YEMEN IN CRISIS – CFR

 

International Response and Crisis Updates:

AN UNNATURAL DISASTER – WASHINGTON POST 12/27/2018
CORONAVIRUS: YEMEN MEDICS BRACE FOR ‘UNSPEAKABLE’ CRISIS – BBC 5/3/2020
U.S. CUTS HEALTHCARE AID TO YEMEN DESPITE WORRIES ABOUT CORONAVIRUS – NEW YORK TIMES 3/27/2020
WHY BOMBS MADE IN AMERICA HAVE BEEN KILLING CIVILIANS IN YEMEN – NEW YORK TIMES 5/16/2020
YEMEN AID FALLS SHORT, THREATENING FOOD AND HEALTH PROGRAMS – NEW YORK TIMES 6/2/2020
YEMEN: WORLD FOOD PROGRAMME TO CUT AID BY HALF IN HOUTHI-CONTROLLED AREAS – BBC 4/10/2020

 

Current News:

AP NEWS
BBC
NEW YORK TIMES
WASHINGTON POST