Ethiopian migrants rescued from Yemen

Around 12,000 people take the dangerous sea journey from the Horn of Africa to Yemen every month despite its poverty.

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    Hundreds of Ethiopian migrants have returned home from Yemen as part of a UN repatriation programme.

    The International Organization for Migration says thousands more are waiting to leave and are being held in a football stadium in the port city of Aden.

    Al Jazeera's Victoria Gatenby reports.


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