UN Calls for $274 Million Yemen Aid for Humanitarian Needs

April 17, 2015 12:45 PM

14 0

The United Nations is urging the world to provide $274 million in aid to help save lives and protect some 7.5 million people affected by the escalating conflict in Yemen.

In a statement Friday, the U.N. says that along with its partners in Yemen it needs the funds to purchase medical supplies, safe drinking water, food assistance, emergency shelter and provide logistical support.

Also read: More People Watched Harry and Meghan's Royal Wedding Than Will and Kate's

Read more

To category page