Yemen losing generation of youth to war

The number of children returning to school in Yemen has dropped to a new low as nationwide devastation continues.

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    The number of children returning to school in Yemen has dropped to a new low as the years-long war continues to devastate much of the country.

    The United Nations is warning of a lost generation of youth who remain uneducated and traumatised.

     

    Al Jazeera’s Andrew Simmons reports from neighbouring Djibouti.


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