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Yemen: Women's march against Saudi-led airstrikes held in Sana'a01:47

Yemen: Women's march against Saudi-led airstrikes held in Sana'a

Yemen, Sana'a
August 4, 2018 at 18:26 GMT +00:00 · Published

Hundreds of women marched through Sana'a on Saturday, condemning Saudi-led coalition airstrikes on Yemen.

The protesters marched along the capital city's main roads with banners and placards, as well as national symbols and flags.

The Saudi-led war in Yemen started in 2015 as an attempt to crush Houthi rebels in the region and reinstall former president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi.

With 8.4 million Yemeni people forced to the brink of starvation according to UN figures, the country has been plunged into a severe humanitarian crisis amid its ongoing conflict.

Yemen: Women's march against Saudi-led airstrikes held in Sana'a01:47
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Hundreds of women marched through Sana'a on Saturday, condemning Saudi-led coalition airstrikes on Yemen.

The protesters marched along the capital city's main roads with banners and placards, as well as national symbols and flags.

The Saudi-led war in Yemen started in 2015 as an attempt to crush Houthi rebels in the region and reinstall former president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi.

With 8.4 million Yemeni people forced to the brink of starvation according to UN figures, the country has been plunged into a severe humanitarian crisis amid its ongoing conflict.

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