The Houthis' planting of mines and recruitment of child soldiers were unparalleled in 2018, an official with the national human rights committee said.
The UN on December 9th began an exceptional aid delivery via the Nassib-Jaber crossing, the first such delivery since June 25th.
The $500 million 'Imdad' initiative will deliver food aid to women, children and the most vulnerable segments of Yemen's population.
A new book by Syrian author Ghada Bakir tells the stories of Syrian regime detainees' lives from childhood to martyrdom.
Civilians in the port city of al-Hodeidah will 'pay a terrible price' unless the warring parties act immediately to protect them, agencies say.
The Iran-backed Houthis are planting mines at an 'astonishingly high rate' according to a July report, with an estimated 500,000 mines laid since 2015.
The Iran-backed militia has prevented residents from leaving their homes in a bid to use them as human shields against advancing Yemeni troops.
The militia has resorted to forced recruitment of youth into its ranks prompting many to flee the province.
The goal of the programme is to return children conscripted by Iran-backed Houthi militias to schools, playgrounds and normal childhood activities, organisers say.
Some of the children kidnapped or recruited and then brainwashed, drugged and sent to the frontlines are as young as 8 years old, officials say.
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Facilities for the manufacture of land and sea mines have been found in areas along the coast liberated from the Houthis, an official says.