Video Duration 02 minutes 31 seconds

10 years and 9 kilos: Child starvation takes its toll in Yemen

The malnourishment of children in Yemen leaves them not only hungry and physically weak, but also easy prey for diseases like cholera.

It’s been almost four years since the Saudi-Emirati-led coalition started its military offensive against Houthi rebels in Yemen.

The war has devastated the lives of millions of Yemenis – many are on the brink of starvation and are desperate for food aid to survive.

Al Jazeera’s Priyanka Gupta follows the journey of one girl and her family’s efforts to keep her alive.