Yemen civilians face raids after UN blames Saudi-led alliance

The UN's Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed is briefing Security Council members on the latest situation in the country where war has caused a humanitarian catastrophe.

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    The UN's Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed is briefing Security Council members on the latest situation in the country where war has caused a humanitarian catastrophe.

    It is the first consultation since a United Nations report blamed the Saudi-led coalition for causing the deaths of hundreds of children.

    But air raids have continued, and survivors are struggling to cope.

    Al Jazeera's Osama Bin Javaid reports.


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