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Coronavirus Cases Mount in War-Ravaged Yemen

HeadlineMay 12, 2020

In Yemen, Aden was declared “infested” Monday by local authorities, as coronavirus cases surge in the war-ravaged city. The U.N. confirmed the coronavirus has taken hold in Yemen, which is already reeling from widespread hunger and a crippled health system after years of the U.S.-backed Saudi bombing of Yemen.

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