One woman’s lonely struggle against famine in Yemen

زنی که یکه و تنها در یمن با قحطی می‌جنگد

By Nawal al-Maghafi BBC News, Hudaydah
  • 22 September 2016
  • After two years of war in Yemen and a Saudi-led blockade lasting 18 months millions of people are slowly starving – some are already dying for lack of food. One doctor in the Red Sea port city of Hudaydah is doing all she can to save them.

    In her 20 years as a doctor Ashwaq Muharram has never seen things so bad.

    “I’m seeing the same thing I used to watch on TV when the famine unfolded in Somalia,” she…