Yemen: Walking through minefields to get to school

Al Jazeera's Bernard Smith reports on how parts of Yemen have been littered with the Houthi's landmines that have taken a major toll on civilians.

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    The chief of the United Nations in Yemen says the Saudi-led coalition fighting Houthi rebels should immediately open all ports to allow in food and other essentials.

    Jamie McGoldrick says seven million Yemenis are already enduring what he calls "famine-like conditions".

    The Saudi government imposed a tightened land, sea and air blockade on Yemen after Houthi forces fired a missile at the Saudi capital Riyadh.

    Al Jazeera's Bernard Smith reports on how parts of Yemen have been littered with the Houthi's landmines that have taken a major toll on civilians.


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