Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Sharif Abdel Kouddous is a fellow at The Nation Institute and contributor to Global Post.
We're not talking about Syria. Some 21 million Yemenis now require humanitarian assistance, more than anywhere in the world.
Some 21 million Yemenis currently require humanitarian assistance, more than anywhere else in the world.
More than 2,600 civilians have been killed in the civil war in Yemen, most from air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition backed by the US. Global Post reporter Sharif Abdel Kouddous is just back from Yemen, and tells the story of one air strike that targeted a home where a wedding was taking place.
The Saudi-led coalition may be guilty of war crimes in Yemen. And that means the US might be complicit as well.