Half of Yemen hungry as warring sides meet in Sweden

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Committees representing the Yemeni government and Houthi rebels have met for peace talks in Sweden. At the same time, a report into the Yemen famine has found that 53 percent of people are at risk of severe food insecurity. The country’s civil war – and recent fighting in the port city Hodeidah – has exacerbated the food crisis.

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