FPF #209 – Killing Yemen

by | Jun 20, 2018

FPF #209 – Killing Yemen

by | Jun 20, 2018

On FPF#209, I recap the Yemeni Civil War. The war has raged since the Saudi-led coalition began its bombing campaign in 2015. The war has devastated the people of Yemen and sparked the worst humanitarian crisis on the planet. The people of Yemen are subject to a blockade that prevents food, fuel, medicine, and even journalists from entering the country. The blockade is supplemented by an indiscriminate air war on Yemen’s civilian infrastructure. I break down the humanitarian crisis, the critical US role in the war, and the ongoing catastrophic attack on Hodeida.
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Scott Horton Show – Eric Eikenberry 
FPF – Will Porter on the humanitarian crisis in Yemen

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