Funding shortage cuts aid to four million Yemenis: UN Aid Chief

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A funding shortage has cut off aid to four million Yemenis and experts are increasingly worried that “the window to prevent famine” in the war-torn country is closing quickly, the United Nations (UN) Humanitarian Chief said on Thursday.

Mark Lowcock told the UN Security Council that aid agencies are only reaching nine million people a month, down from more than 13 million at the beginning of the year.

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