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UN: 14 Million Yemenis Could Soon Be at Risk of Starvation

The U.N. aid chief warned Tuesday that humanitarians are losing the fight against famine in Yemen and that 14 million people could soon be at risk of starvation. "There is now a clear and present danger of an imminent and great big famine engulfing Yemen," Mark Lowcock told a meeting of the U.N. Security Council. "Much bigger than anything any professional in this field has seen in their working lives." Lowcock has warned before of the risk of famine — two...

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