PBS NewsHour

Ongoing civil war yields life of loss for Yemeni children

Clip: 01/07/2019 | 6m 11s Video has closed captioning.

As the civil war in Yemen enters its sixth year, tens of thousands have died in the fighting, while disease and hunger have killed thousands more. The many children who have lost or been abandoned by parents have suffered the most, both physically and emotionally. Special correspondent Jane Ferguson reports on the devastating effects of the war from inside the country’s oldest orphanage.

Aired: 01/07/19

Rating: NR

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