About 19 million lack access to clean water in Yemen

According to the UN, two-thirds of the population of the war-torn country do not have access to safe drinking water.

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    Potable water has become increasingly hard to come by in Yemen since the war started in 2015, highlighted by the nation's cholera outbreak.

    International aid agencies have asked for more help, as well as a long-term political solution, but millions of Yemenis are struggling as the conflict continues.

    Al Jazeera's Dorsa Jabbari reports.


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