Hodeidah ‘most dangerous place in Yemen’

Flashpoint city of Hodeidah ‘most dangerous place in Yemen’

Aid groups say 799 civilians killed and wounded in Hodeidah province in 2019, the ‘highest toll’ in war-torn country.

Yemen‘s flashpoint city of Hodeidah continues to be the war-ravaged country’s most dangerous place, more than a dozen international aid groups have warned, despite the signing of a peace agreement last year that aimed to alleviate people’s suffering.

In a joint statement on Thursday, 15 international aid groups said 799 civilians were killed and wounded in the city and the surrounding province since the United Nations-brokered ceasefire agreement was signed in Stockholm, Sweden, in December 2018.

To read the entire article, please click here.

Source: https://www.aljazeera.com

Hodeidah

Hodeidah, image via UN.

Leave a Reply

Follow us

Get in Touch
Close

Call Us

Main Office: +44 (0) 1279 216726

Risk Consulting
Email: [email protected]
Call: 44 (0) 1279 874 528

Physical and Asset Security
Email: [email protected]
Call: +44 (0) 1279 874 532

Security Systems
Email: [email protected]
Call: 44 (0) 1279 874 521

Maritime Security
Email: [email protected]
Duty Manager: +44 (0) 7827 359132
24/7 Emergency Telephone: +44 (0) 1202 045 833